Obituaries Tyrone Daily Herald Archives

M. Irene Vallela

M. Irene Vallela, 90, formerly of 11 Street Towers, Altoona, died Tuesday, May 27, 2008 at Christ the King Manor, DuBois, PA.
She was born July 18, 1917 at Osceola Mills a daughter of Charles E. and Anna L. (Miller) Nau.
She was married in 1936 at Cumberland, MD. to Carmen Vallela, who died in October of 1972.
She is survived by a son, James D. Vallela, of Columbus, OH.
Five grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren.
A sister, Doris Garmen, of Dubois, PA.
She was preceded in death by brothers James, Charles and a sister Shirley Nau.
She was a Charter Member of the Grace Family Bible Church in Duncansville. She was also a homemaker and a member of the Republican National Committee.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 31, 2008 at 2 p.m. at the Derman Funeral Home, Inc., Tyrone, with Rev. James A. Zaebst officiating. Interment will follow at Baughman Cemetery.
Friends will be received at the funeral home on Friday from 4-8 p.m.