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Irene R. Waligorski, 91, was called home to be with her Lord on Friday, June 2, 2017. She was born in Detroit, Michigan to Walery and Joanna (Jeka) Wasilewski. She was a devoted homemaker and helpmate to her husband, Edmund Waligorski for 50 years.

Irene loved her family dearly, and being a Mom, Grandma, and Great-Grandma was the joy of her life. She also enjoyed gardening and spending time at the Williamston Senior Center.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edmund; her brother, Edward Wasilewski; and her sisters, Therese Waligorski and Gertrude Kuhr.

Irene will be lovingly remembered by her sons, Dennis (Jeanne), Larry (Fayette), and Ron (Julie); her daughter, Judy (Joe) Costigan; her 13 grandchildren; her 21 great-grandchildren; her brother, Joseph (Julie) Wasie; her brother-in-law, Richard (Donna) Waligorski; and her sister-in-law Irene Tamange.

A Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 11:00am at St. Mary Catholic Church, 157 High St., Williamston. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, Williamston Chapel, 205 E. Middle St., Williamston, from 2pm to 4pm and again from 6pm to 9pm, with a Scripture Service at 7:30pm. The family will also receive guests one hour prior to the Mass at church. Interment will take place in Fort Custer National Cemetery in Augusta, Michigan.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Williamston Senior Center, PO Box 343, Williamston, MI 48895.

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