Irene Eppers

June 19, 1930 – May 3, 2014

Irene Eppers, age 83, of Waukesha, died peacefully in her own home May 3, 2014, after an eight year battle against pancreatic cancer, she was Irish you know. She was born June 19, 1930, to Paul and Catherine Garity of Sullivan.

She was a member of the Women’s Firemen’s Auxiliary and St. Williams Church. After retirement, she and Harvey enjoyed vacationing in Florida during Wisconsin winters.

She was preceded in death by Harvey, her husband of 63 years, on April 2nd of this year.

She is survived by her three sons, John (Sandy), Joseph (Gabriele) and Rick (special friend MaryAnn); grandchildren, Nicole Marie and Banjamin, both of whom reside in Florida near their father Rick, and her step grandchildren, Pat and Shaun McNamara. She is also survived by her sisters Mildred VanDorf of Antigo and Florence Lambrecht of Oconomowoc.

Viewing to be held Wednesday, May 7, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha, from 4 PM to 6 PM, with a service at 6 PM.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary or leave condolences.