Irene R. (Buckeye) Coyle
She was born on August 23, 1917 in Osceola Mills, PA the daughter of the late Joseph, Sr. & Annie (Solensky) Buckeye. She was the last survivor of 12 children. She married John T. Coyle, Sr., February 15, 1947 in New York, NY.
She moved from Brooklyn, NY to Meadville, PA in 2000. While living in Brooklyn she worked for Abraham & Strauss Department Store for 28 years before retiring. While in Meadville she was under the care of her brother, Robert Buckeye, whom she was very close to.
A devout Catholic she was a member of St. Agatha Catholic Church, Meadville, PA. Irene was a loving and kind person to all of her family and friends and will be missed greatly. She was taken care of with exceptional and loving care while a resident of Crawford County Care Center.
She is survived by a sister-in-law, Cecelia Buckeye and many nieces and nephews who were very close to her.
She was preceded in death by her husband John T. Coyle, Sr., who died April 29, 1995, and by a son John T. Coyle, Jr., and also by 8 sisters, Margaret Buckeye, Dorothy Erdosy, Mary Weidman, Agnes Buckeye, Anna Buckeye, Helen Moore, Rita Furia & Barbara Shimmel, and also by 3 brothers, Joseph Buckeye, Jr., Edward Buckeye, and Robert Buckeye.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday, October 26, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Osceola Mills, PA with Rev. Robert J. Horgas as celebrant. Burial will follow in the Immaculate Conception Cemetery at Osceola Mills, PA.
Private family viewing and visitation will be at the Heath Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Osceola Mills, PA.
Memorials may be made to the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 408 Stone, Osceola Mills, PA 16830.
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