Irene M. Irvin

Irene M. (Dutton) Irvin, 85, of Williamsport, died Friday, June 7, 2013, at ManorCare South, Williamsport.

She was born on Sept. 5, 1927, in Lock Haven, and was the daughter of the late Gabriel and Elsie (Eck) Dutton.

Irene married the late James R. Irvin Sr. on Sept. 5, 1951, and they were married for 60 years until his death on Oct. 16, 2011.

She was a member of St. Joseph The Worker Parish, Annunciation Church, Williamsport. Irene enjoyed reading and doing crafts. She worked at Sycamore Manor and retired after 25 years, as a nurse’s aide.

Irene is survived by three sons and two daughters-in-law, James R. Irvin Jr., of Williamsport, Joseph G. and Janet Irvin, of Williamsport, and Thomas L. and Susan Irvin, of Williamsport; one daughter and son-in-law, Robin M. and Gary Lucas, of Williamsport; four grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Thomas and Mary Dutton, of Jersey Shore, and Ralph and Imogene Dutton, of Lock Haven; and two sisters, Kate Shadle, of Lock Haven, and Thelma Hartsock, of Williamsport.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by eight siblings.

A public viewing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, June 10, 2013, at Allen & Redmond Funeral Home, 331 Elmira St., Williamsport. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at St. Joseph The Worker Parish, Annunciation Church, 702 W. Fourth St., Williamsport, with the Reverend Brian Van Fossen officiating. Burial will follow in Twin Hills Memorial Park, Muncy. Send condolences at