Irene J. Henry, age 96, of Sharon, passed away peacefully Thursday evening, February 14, 2019 in her home surrounded by her loved ones .

She was born in Warren, OH on January 26, 1923 a daughter of Frank L. and Helen (Miller) Flanigan. On July 20, 1943, she married Paul L. Henry, he passed away May 18, 1994.

A homemaker, Irene was a past volunteer at Greenville Regional Hospital Hospitality Shop, she was also a lifetime member of Reynolds VFW #7599 Auxiliary where she was a past president and for many years she and her late husband had operated the weekly bingo at the Farrell American Legion #160. Her other interests included traveling and making trips to the casino.

She is survived by four daughters, Sandra Slicker and her husband Kenneth of Hermitage, Lucinda Kastan and her husband Andrew of Greenville, Paula Lesney and her husband Steven of Butler and Leslie Slicker and her husband David of Sharon and sixteen grandchildren, 42 great-grandchildren and 7 great-great-grandchildren.

Irene was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a brother Arthur Flanigan and a sister Maryann Brown.



  1. Joseph L. & Ann Marie Consiglio Fry Joseph L. & Ann Marie Consiglio Fry
    February 16, 2019    

    Cindy, Andy & the Complete Family, Our DEEPEST SYMPATHIES & PRAYERS to you all at this time of sadness. Joe & I will be thinking of you Cindy and your complete family as you mourn the loss of your mom.
    May the beautiful memories that she shared with you all be etched into your hearts forever. May your mom be at peace and with OUR LORD.

  2. Carol Lawhead Carol Lawhead
    February 17, 2019    

    Sorry for the loss of your mom, nanny, and great grandmother. Treasure the memories of her. Praying for your family at this time.

  3. Becky (Brown) Haylett Becky (Brown) Haylett
    February 17, 2019    

    Paula and family,
    So very sorry to hear the loss of your mom. She was a big part of my life growing up. A great lady who will truly be missed.

  4. Jill Beilstein Jill Beilstein
    February 18, 2019    

    I am very sorry for your loss. Praying for the whole family for comfort. May she rest in peace with Our Lord.

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