Irene Margaret PetersApril 3, 1937 ~ September 26, 2017 (age 80)
Irene M. Peters, age 80, of Monroe, formerly of Beloit, passed away on Tuesday, September 26, 2017, at the Monroe Clinic Hospital, Monroe, WI. She was born on April 3, 1937 in Reedsburg, WI, the daughter of Adolph and Mary (Hyland) Kosak. She married Wayne Peters on November 24, 1956. He passed away on October 20, 2004.
Irene was a homemaker, loved traveling with her husband in their RV and always took pride in how she looked.
She is survived by her children, Cynthia (Curtis) Shaw, Beloit, Anthony (Teresa) Peters, Becky Wenzel, both of Brodhead; seven grandchildren, Nicole (Andrew) Scott, Dwayne (Heather) Shaw, Elizabeth (Timothy) Harmon, Allen (Jessi) Peters, Cassandra (Jason) Letcher, Justin and Elliot Wenzel; seven great-grandchildren, Mason and Kaden Scott, Jaiden and Clara Harmon, Skyler Stanley, Ciara Letcher and Zane Wenzel; a brother, Adolph (Nina) Kosak; two sisters, Loni Wolfram (Gene Olsen), Rosanna “Cookie” (Jerry) Severson; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, four sisters, Helen McLain, Ellen Shelton, Arlene Porter (twin sister) Karen Scott, and a brother, Robert Kosak.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 4:30 p.m., Friday, September 29, 2017, at St. Jude Catholic Church, Beloit, WI, with Father John Hedrick presiding. Burial will be in Garden of Memories Mausoleum in Kerrville, TX. Visitation will be held from 3:30 p.m., Friday, until time of services at the church.