10/9/1936 – 1/30/2015
Irene Pauline Engelmeier, 78 years of age, passed away on January 30, 2015. Irene resided since birth in Albany and graduated from Albany High School in 1953. In 1959 Irene married Cletus, they resided in St. Paul where they raised their five children. When Cletus and Irene decided to retire they moved to Finlayson.
Irene enjoyed her career as a travel agent. She loved traveling around the world with Cletus in her spare time. Irene was a loving wife and mother, doting grandmother, budding great grandmother, avid traveler, and ice cream aficionado. Irene was a member of the Loin’s Club.
Irene was preceded in death by her mother, Theresa Garding, her father, John Garding and her brother, William Garding.