Irene Treadway, a long time North Woods resident, died on Sunday, April 14, 2013, at Avanti Nursing Home in Minocqua. She was 96.
Treadway was born on June 18, 1916, to Jackson and Pearl Treadway in Stanton, Ky. She taught at Crandon, Armstrong Creek, Laona, and the DePere School Districts until she retired in 1978.She moved to the North Woods permanently in 2000. Her hobbies included sewing knitting, needlepoint, cross stitch and plastic canvas projects. She was a member of Eastern Star.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jackson and Pearl; sister, Marybelle Sherlock; and brother-in-law, William “Harry” Sherlock.
Survivors include her niece, Carole (Bob) Hyde of Three Lakes.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, April 18, 2013, at 7 p.m. at Gaffney-Busha Funeral Home in Eagle River. Burial will be in Fort Howard Cemetery in Green Bay.
|Tuesday, April 16, 2013 2:30 PM|