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F. Irene Powell
WEST PARIS -- F. Irene Powell, 86, died on October 18, 2012 at the Ledgeview Nursing Home in West Paris. She was formerly of Swett Ave in Mexico.
Born in Auburn on July 4, 1926, she was the daughter of Cecil and Marguerite (Hinckley) Shurtleff. She attended Mexico schools.
She ran the Ledgemont Boarding Home and worked for local hospitals and nursing homes. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Mexico and the Peru United Baptist Church.
She was married in Mexico on January 6, 1943 to Edward Powell, who survives of West Paris.
Other survivors include four daughters, Jean Oliveto and husband, Frank of St Petersburg, FL, Patty Kaulback and husband, Victor of Maple Ridge Vancouver, Canada, Peggy Hunt and husband, Greg of Hampden, Polly Laskey and husband, Sam of Mexico; a son, Jeff Powell and wife, Joann of Bradenton, FL; eight grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by two children, Keith and Baby Daughter Janet; and two brothers, Wallace and Paul.