JEFFERSON - Irene Park, 90, passed away Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, at Austinburg Rehabilitation Center.
She was born April 15, 1923, in Ashtabula, the daughter of Earl and Margaret Platt.
She was married to James O. Park for 57 years. He preceded her in death.
Irene raised her family in Champion where she was a founding member of OCCL. She enjoyed playing cards, bowling, golf and spending time at her cottage on Lake Erie. In recent years she traveled between her home in Bradenton, Fla., and Jefferson.
She is survived by her sons, Douglas (Jill) Park of Champion, and Scott (Terry) Park of Menasha, Wis.; seven grandchildren, Matthew, Richard, Amy, Grace, David, Gretchen and Lauren; three great-grandchildren; and her companion, Richard Reuschling of Jefferson.
There will be services at a later date.
The family asks that any material contributions be sent to Otterbein Methodist Church in Champion.