She was a member of the Corpus Christi Church. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family.
She is survived by her sons, John M. "Jack" (Diane) Carr of White Oak and Edmund J. Sherman of North Versailles; grandsons, Jason Carr and Ryan (Lyndsey) Carr; great grandsons, Logan and Dominic; brother, Albert Bilec of Baldwin; also nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husband and parents, Irene was also preceded in death by her siblings, John E., Michael, Ann and Helen Bilec.
Arrangements were entrusted to Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory.
Committal prayers and burial will follow at New St. Joseph's Cemetery.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.jaycox-jaworskifh.com
Originally published April 16, 2019.