|Birth: ||Mar. 15, 1920|
|Death: ||Aug. 7, 2011|
Irene M. Hagenbuch, 91, formerly of rural Milton, passed away Sunday, August 07, 2011 at Geisinger Medical Center surrounded by her family.
She had been residing at Elmcroft Assisted Living in Lewisburg since December 2009.
Born March 15, 1920, she was the daughter of the late Odis and Minnie (Hilner) Faus. She married Homer S. Hagenbuch on March 22, 1939 and they have celebrated 72 years of marriage.
Irene had worked in the cafeteria at Milton Shoe Factory, Milton and later at Kramm Health and Rehabilitation, Watsontown for many years. Following retirement she was a volunteer at Buffalo Valley Lutheran Village.
She was an active member of Trinity Oak Grove Lutheran Church, rural Danville, where she enjoyed cooking for church suppers.
She was a member of the Washingtonville Garden Club.
Irene was an avid knitter, crocheter, and award-winning baker and gardener. She and her husband enjoyed square dancing, hosting card parties, and traveling across the country to visit family.
Surviving besides her husband, Homer, residing at Elmcroft Assisted Living, Lewisburg, are three sons and daughters-in-law: Mark O. and Linda of Dillsburg; Robert H. and Marcia of Kansas City, MO; David C. and Niki of Seward; a daughter and son-in-law, Barbara C. and S. Thomas Huffman, Sr., of Dauphin; 11 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren; three brothers: Howard Faus of Hughesville; Wilson Faus of Corona, CA; and Elmer Faus of Dauphin; and a sister, Catherene Lowe of Williamsport.
Preceding her in death besides her parents was a brother, Ernest Faus.
Friends are invited to call from 6 to 8 PM Tuesday at Brooks Funeral Home, 207 Broadway Street, Turbotville.
The funeral service will be held Wednesday at 10:00 AM at Trinity Oak Grove Lutheran Church, 130 Hagenbuch Loop Road, Danville with the Rev. Adrian J. Shearer, interim pastor, officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Homer S. Hagenbuch (1916 - 2012)*
Oak Grove Cemetery
Created by: Tammy Clark
Record added: May 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90568373