Her Legacy… Margaret Louise Irelan, Age 93, passed away January 27, 2020. She was born on April 12, 1926, in Brooklyn, Michigan to Ora and Gladys (Benson) Terrill. Margaret married the love of her life, Cecil “Bud” Irelan, on July 19, 1947, in Mishawaka, Indiana. Margaret enjoyed traveling especially going on cruises. She was a lifelong member of the VFW Auxiliary. In her later years she enjoyed bingo, arts and crafts and the entertainment at the Jackson County Care Facility where she resided. Margaret was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
Her Family… Margaret will be missed by her children, son Dean (Donna) Irelan, daughters Dawn (Dan) Hackworth and Denise (Carroll) Logue, two grandchildren James (Jennie) Logue, Krystle (Zach) Jankovsky, three great-grandchildren, Adrian, Taylor and Piper. She is preceded in death by by her parents, husband “Bud”, sons Dennis and Dana, two brothers and a sister.
Her Farewell… Margaret’s family and friends will gather Sunday, February 2, 2020 from 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm at Borek Jennings Funeral Home, Braun Chapel in Brooklyn where her Community Farewell will be held on Monday, February 3, 2020 at 1:00 pm. Family and friends will gather from 12:00 pm until time of service. Pastor Ned Bernstein will officiate with burial to follow at Roseland Memorial Gardens in Napoleon. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Jackson County Medical Care Facility. Please leave a message of comfort for Margaret’s family at 1-877-231-7900, or sign her guestbook at www.borekjennings.com.
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524 Lansing Ave, Jackson MI 49201