Irene Triefenbach, nee Sinn, 94, of Lenzburg, IL; born on August 15, 1922 in Coulterville, IL; passed away on Monday, January 23, 2017 at the New Athens Home for the Aged.
Mrs. Triefenbach was a homemaker. She was a member of Friedens United Church of Christ. She was an avid quilter and liked to play cards. Irene loved to play and never missed a chance to polka.
She was preceded in death by her parents – Jacob and Carrie, nee Fischer, Sinn. Her husband – Harpel Triefenbach whom she married on September 2, 1939 and who passed away on May 5, 2005. A daughter – Sharon Price. Two brothers – Elmer Sinn; Leonard Sinn. Two sisters – Ester Schubert; Aletha Erb
She is survived by two sons – Dale (Janet) Triefenbach of St. Libory, IL; Merle (Sue) Triefenbach of Lenzburg, IL. Eight grandchildren. Seventeen great-grandchildren. One great-great grandchild. Also survived by a sister – Viola Sinn of Marissa, IL.
Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.heilschuessler.com
Memorials may be made to Friedens United Church of Christ or to the New Athens Home for the Aged.
Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Saturday, January 28, 2017 from 10:00am to 12:00noon.
Funeral: Services will be held at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 12:00noon with Rev. Gail Geisel officiating.
Interment: Private burial will be held at a later date.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL is in charge of arrangements.