MARQUETTE, Mich. - Irene Stratton, 103, of Marquette, passed away on Friday, Sept. 14, 2012,
She is survived by her three children, James (Mary) Stratton, Don (Pauline) Stratton, Pat (Wayne) Polazzo, also Joan (Paul) Conrad who passed away in January, 2011. She also leaves 9 grandchildren, Susanne Conrad, Russell (Ali) Conrad, and Bruce (Norma) Conrad, Derrick Hensler, Julie Stratton, Cheryl (Michael) Eberhart, Greg (Denise) Stratton, all who visited with her frequently, and Pam (Jeff) Cornock and Kelly (Pat Lynch) Greenleaf who helped in her nursing care for several years. Also, 13 great-grandchildren, nephews and nieces who admired and loved 'GRAM.'
Friends may call at St. Michael Catholic Church in Marquette, on Friday, October 5, 2012, from 10:30 AM until 12:00 Noon. A mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 12:00 Noon with the Rev. Larry Van Damme, pastor, as celebrant. The Fassbender Funeral Home is serving the family where condolences may be expressed online at www.fassbenderfuneralhome.com.
The family of Irene would like to give special thanks to the Eastwood Nursing Center for all of loving care and support they gave her over the years.