The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

September 17, 2013

Irene M. Park


Star Beacon

AUSTINBURG —  Irene M. Park, age 90, of East Walnut St., Jefferson, Ohio, died Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, at the Austinburg Rehabilitation and Nursing Center.

She was born April 15, 1923, in Ashtabula County, Ohio, the daughter of Earl and Outtalena (Dongess) Platt.

She was a member of the Otterbein United Methodist Church in Champion, Ohio, and a former member of the Olive Drive Association in Saybrook Township. She spent her winters in Bradenton, Fla.

Surviving her are two sons, Douglas (Jill) Park of West Farmington, Ohio, and Scott (Terry) Park of Menasha, Wis.; seven grandchildren, Amy, Grace, David, Gretchen, Matthew, Richard and Lauren; five great-grandchildren; and her companion, Richard Reuschling of Jefferson.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 57 years, James O. Park in 1999; and four brothers, Alva, Delphos, George and Clifford Platt.

Funeral Services will be held at a later date.

The Ashtabula Home of FLEMING & BILLMAN FUNERAL DIRECTORS, INC., 526 W. Prospect Road, Ashtabula, is in charge of arrangements. Guest book and obituary at fleming-billman.com and starbeacon.com.