|6/17/2022 12:11:00 PM|
Irene Elsie Dunne of Chisago City, Minnesota, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 5, at the age of 83.
She was born on August 27, 1938, in Philadelphia, PA, where she grew up with 11 brothers and sisters. She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in September of 1959 with a nursing degree and was a career registered nurse. With over 47 years in nursing, she helped countless people, from delivering babies to working ERs, hospitals, homecare and hospice. Her love of medicine and her constant giving nature leave a special mark on the hearts of all that knew her.
Irene is survived by her children; Michael, Kathleen and Shawn; their spouses, Candy, Michael and Marlys; her grandchildren, Nichole, Brandon, Heather, Jennifer, Michael, Lauren and David; her four great grandchildren, Jayden, Felicity, Aria and Finn.
Family and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Life open house at Winehaven Winery in Chisago City, MN, Monday, June 20 from 5 to 7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in her honor to the Alzheimer's Association.
Our world is a brighter place because of her.