Irene Evelyn Hunter
November 5, 1922 – December 22, 2018
Hunter, Irene Evelyn
The passing of Irene Evelyn (Ascah, Squires) Hunter, wife of the late Gerald L. Hunter, occurred on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at Hospice Fredericton. Born on November 05, 1922 in Gaspe, QC she was the daughter of the late Angus and Lillian (Patterson) Ascah. She was affiliated with the Church of England. Irene enjoyed knitting, reading and was a known card shark. She was very dedicated to her family.
Irene is survived by her son, Terrance Squires (Heather) of Ontario; daughters, Margaret “Peggy” Burke (James) of Halifax, NS and Geraldine Hunter Evans (Daniel) of Zionville, NB; grandchildren, Laura Hennigar (Colin), Cara Greathouse (Eric), Lars-Erik Forsberg (Erica), Kristina Tardif and Steven Forsberg; great grandchildren, Aidan, Keira, Camden, Tessa, Hunter, Xavier, Erik and Leif; honorary grands, Grant and Alex Evans, Pam Evans Little (Dan) their children, Leaf, Blossom and Sage; sister, Marjorie Ricketts; several nieces and nephews. Besides her husband and parents, Irene was predeceased by her brother, Gordon Ascah; sister Cynthia Ricketts; brothers-in-law, Albert and Ernest Ricketts.
Born: November 5, 1922 Death: December 22, 2018
Visitation will take place at York Funeral Home, 302 Brookside Dr. Fredericton, NB on Thursday, December 27, 2018 from 1 to 3 pm. A Memorial Service will take place at the Taymouth United Church with Rev. Dr. Yvette Swan at a later date. For those who wish, remembrances may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Hospice Fredericton or the Canadian Blood Services. Personal condolences may be offered through www.yorkfh.com
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Irene Evelyn Hunter 2018..