Irene Lucille Hendershot of Mora, MN, passed away March 24, 2016 at the age of 75.
Irene was born to Lucille Keller in July of 1940. She was adopted by her beloved father, George Hoffman, when she was six.
Irene spent her childhood years on a farm in Pine City. She was a true Pine City girl, with her hair in curls. She wore skirts, skipped school and had many adventures with her numerous girlfriends. Irene was married to Archie (AJ) Hendershot in June of 1973. They remained together for the next 35 years. Irene and AJ raised their five children on the banks of Mud Lake.
Irene will be remembered most for the love she had for her family. She was a wonderful wife, mother; grandmother and friend.
Irene is survived by her children Suzy, Julie, Michael, Tracy (Larry) and Aaron; her grandchildren Casey, Katie (Chad), Cassidy (Colleen), Dylan, Dustin, Darbey, Dakota, Caleb, Hailey, Shelby, Hanna, Seth and Ezra; her great- grandchildren Drew, Lola, Isabelle, Rayna, Sydney, Gabriella, Axel, Madison, Domanik, Dristan and Jack.
A memorial service will be held at 3:00 P.M. on Saturday, April 2, 2016 at Dresser-Methven Funeral Home in Mora. Visitation will be from 2 until 3 P.M. Honorary Casketbearers are Irene’s Grandchildren. Following the memorial service there will be a celebration of Irene’s life at Eagle Ridge Lodge, 2352 Jade St, Mora, MN 55051.
Arrangements by Dresser-Methven Funeral Home