rene Parins, 90, of Medina, OH, passed away peacefully on October 9, 2010 at the Medina General Hospital. She was born on October 20, 1919 in Escanaba, MI and lived most of her life there.
Irene was preceded in death by husbands John Reeves and Jack Parins, son John Reeves, grandson Robert Reeves, mother Exilda DeRusha, father Alfred DeRusha, brother Art DeRusha, sisters Gladys Hahn, Marie Gagnier, Evelyn Richards, Nancy Gunette, sister-in-law Bessie DeRusha, brother-in-laws Nick Gersich and John Kassick.
She is survived by one son, Dennis Reeves (Scotti), step-daughter Alice Buckner, step-son John Parins, sisters Lillian Kassick, Loretta Connelly, Theresa Gersich, and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
The family of Irene Parins will receive friends on Thursday at the Skradski-Boyce Family Funeral Home in Escanaba from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will follow on Thursday at 1 p.m. at St. Joseph-St. Patrick Church with Rev. Fr. Eric Olsen officiating. Luncheon will follow Mass in the church parish hall.
Burial will be in the Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery, Escanaba.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Medina County, 797 N. Court St., Medina, OH: 1-800/700-4771, www.hospiceofmedina.org