Irene C. McGehee 85, of Owensboro, Kentucky went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, August 16, 2020 at Twin Rivers Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Owensboro. Irene Catherine Northrop was born July 30, 1935 in Detroit, Michigan to the late Harrison Morton and Catherine Irene Hoeflein Northrop and was married to Ernest Lee McGehee. Irene was a homemaker and a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Owensboro. In addition to her parents, Irene was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest L. McGehee, who died August 14, 2002.
Survivors include a brother, Melvin Northrop of Port Huron, Michigan; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Wednesday at Muster Funeral Homes, Calhoun Chapel with Dr. Richard Sams officiating. Burial will be in the Calhoun Cemetery in McLean County. Friends may visit with Irene’s family from 12:00 P.M. until 1:00 P.M. Wednesday at Musters in Calhoun. In compliance with health and public safety directives, capacity for both Irene’s visitation and funeral service will be limited in accordance with state guidelines. Due to the Governor’s mandate, masks or facial coverings are required during all services.
Irene’s services will be streamed live on www.musterfuneralhomes.com at 1:00 P.M. Wednesday.
The Irene C. McGehee family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to Calhoun Cemetery Beautification Fund; C/O John Howard; 400 Guy Settle Loop; Calhoun, Kentucky 42327. Memorial contribution envelopes will be available at Musters in Calhoun.
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Calhoun Cemetery, Beautification Fund
C/O John Howard; 400 Guy Settle Loop, Calhoun KY 42327