Irene Hanrahan

Irene Hanrahan

ROCK SPRINGS -- Irene Hanrahan, 90, passed away Friday, Jan. 3, 2020, at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County. She was a resident of Rock Springs for 52 years and a former resident of Elizabeth City, North Carolina.

Mrs. Hanrahan was born on Jan. 7, 1929, in Drivers, Virginia, the daughter of Garland Jones and Theresa Hurst. She attended schools in Fort Myers, Florida, graduating from Fort Myers High School in 1947. She then attained a registered nursing degree in 1950.

Irene married George Russell Hanrahan Jr. in Fort Myers on Aug. 26, 1950. He preceded her in death on April 2, 2010.

Ms. Hanrahan was a registered nurse at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County from 1968 to 1984.

In Irene's younger years, she loved to go fishing and camping. She also enjoyed going to the casinos.

Survivors include her daughters Teresa Gay Fletcher and husband Brad and Linda Carol Yedinak and husband Wayne, all of Rock Springs; brother Samual Littleton Jones of Phoenix, Arizona; sister Gloria Theresa Jones of Cape Coral, Florida; grandchildren Steven Quinn Fletcher and wife Chandra, Travis William Fletcher and companion Autumn Christie, and Jade Kyle Yedinak and girlfriend Tina; and great-grandchildren Bryson S. Fletcher and Klohe E. Yedinak.

She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, two sisters, and one brother.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 10, 2020, at First United Methodist Church, 1515 Edgar St., Rock Springs. Interment will be in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the church one hour prior to services. The family respectfully requests donations in Vivian's memory be made to First United Methodist Church, 1515 Edgar Street, Rock Springs, WY 82901. Condolences may be left at

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