CAMBRIDGE - Irene A Stackpole 83, died Aug. 20, 2014 at the Mayo Regional Hospital following a period of ill health. She was born in Parkman the daughter of Burnham l and Nina (Jackson) Estes. Irene married Wallace N. Stackpole Jr. in Newport on June 10, 1947. Wallace predeceased Irene on July 27, 2013. They were married for 66 years.
Irene was a member of the Mayo Hospital Auxiliary for many years and did volunteer work at the hospital receiving a pin for one thousand hours of service. She was a member of the Somerset County Extension.
Irene is survived by her four children and their spouses; Nelson and Kathie Stackpole of Newport, NH, Larry and Bette Stackpole of Palmyra, Roxann and Dennis Condon of Plymouth, John and Sylvia Stackpole of Cambridge, two brothers Glen Estes of Mt. Airy, NC, Robert Estes of Stetson, several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
Beside her parents and her husband she was predeceased by her brothers and sisters; Vera Estes, Blanch Hayes, Elwood Estes, Iva Wendell, Verna Willey and Elizabeth Foss.
At Irene's request there are no public service planned. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of the Brown Funeral Home and Cremation Service Center 34 High St. Newport.
The family would like to give many thanks to Hilltop Manor for their wonderful care of their mother.
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