Obituary for Irene C. White (Szczepanek)
Irene C. (Szczepanek) White, 89, of Enfield, entered in to Eternal Life on Sunday, September 17, 2017 in the comfort of her home. She was the beloved wife of 53 years to the late Raymond J. White. Irene was born on Dec. 3, 1927 in Enfield, CT to the late Peter and Stella (Siakala) Szczepanek and was a life-long resident of Enfield. She was a dedicated and loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, her life was devoted to caring for her family and home. Having an interest in current events Irene attended a class at Suffield by the River, in her earlier years she also enjoyed boating during family outings at Congamond Lakes.
Irene is survived by her three sons and daughters-in-law; Raymond and Tonie White of Agawam, MA, David & Marisel White of Suffield, CT and Dr. Peter White & Sandra Sherlock-White of Farmington, CT, her six beloved grandchildren: Joshua, Andrea, David Carlos & wife Amanda, Christina D’Amato & husband Frank, Evan & Trevor, and 3great-grandchildren, Isabella, Juliette & Henry. She is also survived by her sister Alice Wiezalis of Enfield and several nieces and nephews. Irene was also predeceased by a sister Wanda Williams & husband Tom, a brother Ted Szczepanek & wife Stella and a brother-in-law Charles Wiezalis.
There are no calling hours. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in St. Patrick Church, Enfield (Meet at Church). Interment will follow in St. Adalbert Cemetery, Enfield. In lieu of flowers memorial donations in her memory may be made to the Enfield Food Shelf, P.O. Box 699 Enfield, CT 06083-0699.