THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Irene L. Anderson
Issue Date: July 22, 2020
Irene L. (Falk) Anderson, 97, of Marinette, passed away Saturday, July 18, 2020 at Care Partners Assisted Living in Oconto.
Born May 27, 1923 in Marinette, to Edward and Martha (Hackbarth) Falk, she lived in Marinette for most of her life. She married Darrell B. Anderson on May 4, 1946 and he preceded her in death on March 6, 1982.
She lived a life that mattered, devoting her life to loving and caring for her husband and family and was dedicated to spending time with her two special needs children. For 40 years she was part of a card club with the same six women as members. A faithful Christian, she was a longtime member of Zion Lutheran Church in Marinette.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Steven and Alma Anderson of Little Suamico and other family members and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Darrell; a son, Dan; a daughter, Noreen; three brothers, Harold, Tommy and Lloyd and two sisters, Ruth and Edna;
Due to current public health concerns, a private graveside service will be held at Glenwood Memorial Gardens with Rev. Keith Kolstad officiating. Hansen Onion Martell Funeral Home of Marinette is assisting the family.