ELKHART – Irene B. Tregellas, 85, died Monday, Dec. 28, 2009, after a short illness.
She was born Sept. 20, 1924, in Hutchinson.
She married Richard Tregellas April 11, 1942. He preceded her in death.
She worked for the post office, retiring in 1985.
She enjoyed traveling and crafting.
She is survived by her children Dennis Tregellas and wife, Jan, Linda Thompson and husband, Jack, both of Elkhart, and Lon Tregellas, Phoenix; six grandchildren, Steve and Tammie Tregellas, Jason and Kim Tregellas and David and Julie Thompson; and five great-grandchildren, Logan and Ethan Tregellas, Alexa, Nova Rain and Stone Thompson.
She was also preceded in death by her parents; one son, James Richard; one daughter, Barbara Kay; and four sisters, Evelyn Screen, Theda Ivy, Betty Plumb and Peggy Johnson.
o Memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at First Christian Church in Elkhart with Pastor Ron Wilson presiding.
Burial will follow at Elkhart Cemetery.
Memorials are suggested to the Salvation Army in care of Garnand Funeral Home, P.O. Box 854, Elkhart, KS 67950.