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 Irene Willis

Irene Willis

Death 21 Jun 2014 (aged 88)
Burial Avon, Nelson County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 131657417 · View Source
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Irene Willis, 88, of Afton, passed away on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at Avante of Waynesboro.

She was born in Jersey City, New Jersey, on June 30, 1925, daughter of the late Josef and Lillian (Kuprinska) Brozowski and Stanley Turniak.

Irene was a member of Rodes United Methodist Church in Afton, and was a member of the Ladies Auxilliary at the Rockfish Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department. She worked for 16 years with the Meals on Wheels and helped with after school education at the Rockfish Elementary School. She never met a stranger; everyone was a friend to her.

She is survived by her husband, Frank "Jim" Willis; her children, John Willis and wife Edna, Teresa Crisafulli and husband David, Paul Willis and wife Cathy, and Margaret Willis; 8 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; 1 great great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at Rodes United Methodist Church with Reverend Whitney Critzer officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. on Monday, June 23, 2014 at McDow Funeral Home, 1701 West Main Street, Waynesboro.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made, in Irene's memory, to the Rodes UMC Cemetery Fund, 286 Avon Road, Afton, VA 22920 or the Rockfish Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department, 11100 Rockfish Valley Highway, Afton, VA 22920.

McDow Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

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  • Added: 21 Jun 2014
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