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Irene Sophia (Tritsch) Dudek

September 13, 1934 ~ October 24, 2022 (age 88) 88 Years Old

Irene Dudek Obituary

Dudek, Irene Sophia

Pinckney, Michigan


Her Legacy… Irene Sophia Dudek, 88, passed away October 24, 2022.  She was born on September 13, 1934, in Detroit, Michigan to Henry Tritsch and Julia (Werlin) Tritsch. Irene married the love of her life, George Dudek, on June 23, 1952 at St. Theresa Catholic Church, in Detroit, Michigan. She will be remembered as a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother.  Irene enjoyed gardening, decorating the house with each season, taking art classes, reading, motorcycle trips with her husband, singing in the choir at church and shopping.  She loved spending time with her family during holiday gatherings, cookouts and vacations. Irene was a woman of great faith and was part of her church for more than 40 years. She also loved to help others who were in need.  She will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.

Her Family… Irene will be missed by her husband, George Dudek; her children, Lynn Dudek, Darlene (Dan) Bower, Rene (Steve) Woody, Valerie ( Michael) Rutkowski, Patricia (Paul) Orr, George M. Dudek; 11 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren.

Her Farewell… Irene’s family and friends will gather on Tuesday, November 1, 2022 from 4:00pm until time of service at 6:00pm with the rosary at Borek Jennings Funeral Home, Shelters Chapel, Pinckney, Michigan. Private burial for immediate family only at St. Mary Catholic Cemetery. Memorial contributions are suggested to the St. Mary’s Flower Fund or the Howell Nature Center.   Please leave a message of comfort for Irene’s family at 1-877-231-7900, or sign her guestbook at

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Gathering of Family and Friends
November 1, 2022

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Borek Jennings Funeral Home, Shelters Chapel - Pinckney
250 N. Mill Street
Pinckney, MI 48169

Community Farewell Service
November 1, 2022

6:00 PM
Borek Jennings Funeral Home, Shelters Chapel - Pinckney
250 N. Mill Street
Pinckney, MI 48169


Howell Nature Center
1005 Triangle Lake Road, Howell MI 48843
Tel: 1-517-546-0249

St. Mary Catholic Church
10601 Dexter-Pinckney Rd, Pinckney MI 48169
Tel: 1-734-878-3161


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