Unexpectedly, but peacefully, on Friday, June 7, 2019, at the Credit Valley Hospital, at the age of 90. Loving mother of Dan, and Terry Hickey and her husband Bill. Devoted grandmother of Kiera (Derek) and DJ (Karissa). Great-grandmother to Grady, Marlow and Mila.
Irene was co-founder of the Halton/Peel Pet Loss Support Group for 13 years, offering unconditional love and support to many grieving people who contacted the group. Being loving and nurturing was just who Irene was. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.