Irene Veronica Polito
October 4, 1925 – January 11, 2020
Wendell – Irene Veronica Polito, died Saturday. She was born in Brooklyn NY to the late Charles Steven & Irene Rita Layden Weise. She enjoyed sailing, hiking, skiing, and was very talented at crafts. She was a servant of God, a loving wife & mother. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Anthony Polito and daughter, Gail Mary Polito.
A mass of resurrection will be offered 11 am, Thursday in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 102 S. McKay Ave in Dunn.
She is survived by her children, Susanne Hobbs (Bob) of NY, Jane Frances Polito (Gary) of Missouri, Victoria Anne Price (Thomas) of Wendell, James Lucian Polito (Therese) of Wendell, Daniel Jeffrey Polito of Idaho, 8 grandchildren, & 13 great grandchildren.
Visitation 6-7 pm, Wednesday, Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third St., Wendell with a Rosary Service to follow at 7.