Funeral Services for Irene Burr, age 69, of State Highway 812, Ogdensburg, will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are with Frary Funeral Home. Mrs. Burr passed away Thursday, May 9, 2013 at her home surrounded by loving family.
Irene is survived by her husband, Wayne; a son, Gordon and his wife, Wendy, of Virginia Beach, VA; a daughter, Deneen Homer and her husband, John of Fort Lewis, Washington; three brothers, Lynn Wood of Black Lake, Richard Wood of Greeley, Colorado and Elton Wood of Great Bend, NY; two sisters, Gertrude Graninger of Greeley, Colorado and Margaret Cocqyut of Rochester, NY, and four grandchildren, Dalton and Mallory Homer and Shawn and Kayla Burr. Mrs. Burr is predeceased by two sisters, Kathleen Murphy and Joyce Richardson and two brothers, Gerald and Gordon Wood.
Irene Burr was born October 26, 1943 in Harrisville, at the Wood Residence the daughter of Lawrence and Jenny Weeks Wood. She attended local schools. She married Wayne Burr December 17, 1963 at St. Francis Solanus Church in Harrisville with Rev. Kelly officiating. Mrs. Burr was a beautician for over 40 years.
She enjoyed traveling, sewing, in particular quilt-making and spending time with her family and grandchildren.