Irene L. Wilson, age 100, of 339 E. Jamestown Rd., W. Salem Twp., passed away Saturday morning, February 2, 2019 in St. Paul's Continuing Care Community.
She was born in Greenville on August 21, 1918 to Vinnie and Mary Bates. She was a graduate of Penn High School and had retired from the Food Service Department at Thiel College. She had previously been employed as a Beautician at French's Beauty Shop and as a Waitress at Schuster's Restaurant. Irene had been a past member of the Country Chapel Church and had been a volunteer at the Good Shepherd Center and in the gift shop of Greenville Regional Hospital.
Irene is survived by her son; Donald R. Wilson and his wife Nancy of Rockville, MD, seven grandchildren, several great-granchildren and great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, a daughter; Joan Tarko-Dinsmore and two brothers; Raymond Bates and Ralph Bates.
Cremation was chosen and services will be held at the convenience of the family. Inurnment will be in Parklawn Cemetery, Jamestown. Arrangements have been entrusted to Loutzenhiser-Randall Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 416 Liberty St., Jamestown, PA.