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Irene Marie Hamel Pollander
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Birth: Nov. 10, 1905
Death: Apr. 8, 2009

From: The Barton Chronicle April 15, 2009

Irene Marie Pollander

Irene Marie Pollander, 103, of Barton died April 8, 2009, in Barton.

Mrs. Pollander was born in L'Ange Gardier, Quebec, on November 10, 1905, a daughter of Felix and Lea (Roberts) Hamel.

On May 15, 1923, she married Stanley Pollander, who predeceased her on April 20, 1977.

She enjoyed sewing, crocheting, knitting, spending time with family, and working in her vegetable and flower gardens.

She is survived by her children: Nancy Cresswell and her husband, Greg, of Newport Center, Pauline Ryan of Barton, Genevieve Lafleur and her husband, Richard, of Orleans, Joan Souliere of Newport, and Philip Pollander and his wife, Barbara, of West Palm Beach, Florida; by 26 grandchildren; by 35 great-grandchildren; by ten great-great-grandchildren; by sister-in-law Theresa Pollander of Norwalk, Connecticut; and by numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by sons Francis and Aldei Pollander; by siblings: Aldei, Claudiemere, Arestide, Gerard, Joseph, and George Hamel, Cecile Bouchard, Elizabeth Danielson, and Theresa Carroll; by stepbrother Arsyne; and by niece Joanie Blay, with whom she spent her early childhood with her aunt Irene and uncle Stanley.

Funeral services were held April 14 at St. Paul's Catholic Church in Barton with the Reverend Sixmund Nyabenda celebrating a Mass of Christian Burial. Spring interment will be held at St. Paul's Catholic Cemetery in Barton on May 18 at 11 a.m.

Should friends desire, contributions in Mrs. Pollander's memory may be made to Maple Lane Nursing Home, 60 Maple Hill Road, Barton, Vermont 05822.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Arrangements are by Curtis-Britch Converse-Rushford Funeral Homes. 
Family links: 
  Felix Ganek (1876 - 1947)
  Lea Robert Hamel (1875 - 1942)
  Stanislas I Pollander (1897 - 1977)
  Irene Marie Hamel Pollander (1905 - 2009)
  Aldei J. Hamel (1906 - 1921)*
  Theresa Hamel Carroll (1916 - 1972)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Pauls Cemetery
Orleans County
Vermont, USA
Created by: Kurt Johnson
Record added: Jan 31, 2012
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Irene Marie <i>Hamel</i> Pollander
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