Norma J. Irish
Norma J. Irish, 75, from Brice Prairie passed away on Saturday, March 2, 2019. She was born in Durand, WI on February 11, 1944 to Ruth and Harold Weber. She married Ronald N. Irish on June 24, 1967 in Eau Galle, WI. She attended high school in Durand and then pursued an education in x-ray technology at the University of Minnesota. After working in Eau Claire, she moved to La Crosse where she worked at St. Francis Hospital for three years. She then moved with her family to De Forest, WI. They returned to la Crosse in 1970 and moved to Brice Prairie. She went back to work at Gunderson Clinic in 1976 and retired in 2008 after 32 years.
Norma’s main love was attending the many activities of her grandchildren. She enjoyed their many vacations to Yellowstone, the Canadian Rockies, Calgary, Branson and Hawaii. She was also very fond of her memories of their vacations in Florida and Arizona and a Caribbean cruise with her family and neighbors. She also was an avid fisher and quilter.
She is survived by her husband, Ron; son, Jeffrey R. (Sandy) Irish; and their children, Cole and Morgan, of Marshfield; daughter, Rebecca J. (Jeff) Weis; and their children, Emily and Anna, of Marshfield; sister Karen (Ronald) Spaeth, of Menomonie; three brothers, Jack (Jane) Weber, of Eau Galle, Tim (Diane) Weber of Birchwood, and Larry (Marcia) Weber, of Durand; and all of their families; she is further survived by a sister-in-law, Judy Buss, from Hazel Green.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a niece; a nephew; in laws; and many friends.
A memorial service will be held in Norma’s honor on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at 12 PM in the Prairie Room at Coulee Region Cremation Group, 133 Mason St., with visitation being held one hour prior, at 11 AM. In accordance with Norma’s wishes, a burial will be held at a later date.