Adele I. Ireland
Adele I. Ireland, 84, of Mt. Vernon died 1:32 p.m. Aug. 20, 2005,
at Crossroads Community Hospital. She was an accountant.
Mrs. Ireland was born Nov. 27, 1920, in Limeport, Pa., to Russell
Forrest and Eileen (Broad) Egner.
There will be a greeting of family and friends from 5 to 8 p.m.
Tuesday at Kathy Ireland's home, 307 E. Beacon Court in Mt. Vernon.
Mrs. Ireland is survived by her husband, George Ireland of Mt. Vernon;
daughters Kathy Ireland of Mt. Vernon and Colleen Ireland of Phoenix,
Ariz.; sons James Ireland of Southhaven, Miss., and George Ireland of
Kell; grandchildren Dennis Medlock of Phoenix, Ariz., Aaron Hodge and
Tyson Hodge of Mt. Vernon, Jennifer Ireland of Mt. Vernon, Chad Ireland
of Southhaven, Miss., and Allison and Paul Badgett of Mt. Vernon; and a
sister, Diane Pelosi of Grand Island, N.Y. Several great-nieces and
great-nephews also survive, who were all very special to her, along with
her Meadowbrook Church family.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Russell Egner Jr.;
and two sisters, Lois Brask and Alice Fletcher-Cooke.
Mrs. Ireland was a member of many local bridge clubs.
For those who wish, memorials may be made to Green Tree Assisted Living
Center and will be accepted at the funeral home or may be mailed to Hughey
Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon, IL 62864. Arrangements have been
entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home, where you may call
242-3348 for more information.
Date: 24 Aug 2005
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman