Date of Death
October 24, 2015
Place of Death
Three Rivers, Michigan
Cremation has taken place and a memorial mass will be held at Immaculate Conception Church at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 28th 2015. Interment of ashes will follow at Riverside Cemetery.
Irene M. Neidlinger “Mrs. Irene” beloved by many, passed away suddenly on Saturday, October 24, 2015 at her home. She was born in Chicago, Illinois on August 26th 1937 to John and Barbara Geier.
Irene moved to Three Rivers, Michigan as a toddler. She attended Immaculate Conception School and graduated from Three Rivers High School with the class of 1955. On September 15th 1956 she was united in marriage to Jerry L. Neidlinger. Together they had four children Jim, Kim, Bob and Kathy. Irene loved working at Immaculate Conception School as a pre-school teacher’s aide for over thirteen years, where she was known as “Mrs. Irene” and adored by all.
Irene was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son Jim, and nephew John T. Geier. She is survived by her sister Mary (Carl) Haldy, daughter Kim (Mike) Olney, son Bob Neidlinger, daughter Kathy Sebring, “other son” Brett Sass, granddaughter Jessica (Craig) Kohler, grandson Kevin (Stephanie) Olney, granddaughter Allie Sebring, great grandchildren Hunter Kohler and Rebecca Wallman.
Irene was a loving friend to many and was known for her kindness, her talent for oil painting and her love of children. She loved children so much; she became grandma to many others, including Anna, Aaron, Alysa, Alex and Adam Dumont and Nathan and Madeline Adams.
Donations may be made to Immaculate Conception school or the Alzheimer’s foundation. Envelopes available at Hohner Funeral Home in care of arrangements.