Irene Theresa Anderson passed away on Saturday July 12, 2014 after a brave battle with lung cancer.
Irene was born on the family farm
near West Bend Saskatchewan on
February 3, 1933. The eldest child
and the only girl Irene helped care for her siblings,cooked,
baked and helped with all the farming chores. She was
always a hard worker and held many jobs over her lifetime.
Irene enjoyed gardening and always had a bountiful
harvest which she spent countless hours canning and
freezing for friends and family to enjoy. No visit was
complete without a good meal.
Predeceased by her son Murray and brothers Wayne and
Survived by her children: Daphne (Jack) Langille, Cheryl
(Richard) Clark, Carman (Tanya Granneman) Mason.
Grandchildren: Jennifer (Chris), Cassandra, Mary, Cleo,
Chris, Andrea and Miranda. Brothers: Lionel Tripp and
A private family celebration of life was held in Surrey, BC
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