Irene K. Zechman


Irene K. Zechman, 92, formerly of Creek Road, Middleburg, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, May 13, 2019, at the Richfield Senior Living.
She was born Oct. 19, 1926, in Port Ann, a daughter of the late John and Mazie (Shawver) Oldt. On June 26, 1943, she married Stanley L. Zechman who preceded her in death on July 13, 2006.

Irene attended school in Port Ann.
She was employed by Saylor's Shirt Factory, Juniata Garmant, and later at the Beavertown Weaving Mill from where she retired.
She was a lifelong member of the Beavertown God's Missionary Church.

Surviving are two sons and daughters-in-law, Mark and Carol Zechman and Darvin and Deb Zechman; two daughters and sons-in-law, Margie and Joe Osgood and Diane and Walter Renninger; 14 grandchildren, Timothy, Susan, Betsy, Lisa, Joseph Jr., Lori, Michele, Brandon, John, Jason, Elan, Dylan, Melissa and J.J.; 23 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and two sisters-in-law, Galdys Oldt and Josephine Oldt.
She was preceded in death by twin daughters in infancy Marlene and Darlene in 1952; two infant granddaughters; five brothers, George, Charlie, John and Walter Oldt, and her brother Albert in infancy; four sisters, Mary Hackenburg, Rhetta Loss, Beulah Kuhns and Josephine Thomas.

Friends and family will be received from 1 to 2 p.m. Sunday, May 19, at the Beavertown God's Missionary Church where the funeral will follow at 2, with the Rev. Solomon Shaffer and the Rev. Matthew Maloyed officiating.
Burial will follow in the Beavertown God's Missionary Church Cemetery.

Arrangements are by the Pheasant Funeral Home, 130 S. Zechman St., Beavertown.
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Sharon Maneval
May 20, 2019
This precious women was such a comfort for my mother when she was at the Richfield Senior Living. My mother sat beside her and she would always hold moms hand and give her comfort. I am sure my Mother and her are holding hands in their eternal home.
Jill M Walter
May 14, 2019
It was an honor and a pleasure caring for this beautiful woman.... she was so sweet and gentle and loving, never had a bad word, always cared about others over herself......give those twins a big hug Gram! You will be missed