Irene D. Vierck, Edgerton, WI (1924 - 2012)
September 21, 1924 - December 15, 2012
Irene D. Vierck, age 88, passed away unexpectedly of natural causes on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012, comfortably in her home. Irene was born on Sept. 21, 1924, to Albert Meyer and Bernice Ludeman in Cold Spring WI, moving to Milton, at the age of 3. She graduated from Milton Union Schools. She met her husband, Henry T. Vierck, and they were married on June 1, 1946, celebrating 66 years of marriage in 2012. They farmed in the Milton area for many years. She was also a Nursing Assistant, working at Rock County Health Care Center and Edgerton Hospital. She was an active member of the St. Johns Ladies Aid, Edgerton Hospital Auxiliary and Hummin' Homemakers Group. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, sewing, quilting, knitting, anything crafty and cooking.
Irene is survived by her husband, Henry; four sons: Russell, Charles (Madonna), Al (Renee) and Ken (Tammy) Vierck; one daughter, Diane (Mark) Hartel; 15 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and grandson, Russell, Jr.
A family service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 21, 2012, at MILTON LAWNS MEMORIAL PARK at 2200 Milton Ave, Janesville WI, in the mausoleum.
In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, the family asks you to make a donation to the Second Harvest Foodbank. Send a note with the check if mailing or add her name to the comment section online. www.secondharvestmadison.org
Albrecht Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Milton
828 S. Janesville St. 608-868-2542