DeWitt, Irene Virginia

DEWITT wSeptember 29, 1920 – Arpil 24, 2015
at the age of 94 years

DeWitt, Irene Virginia, passed away peacefully in Salmon Arm B.C. April 24, 2015.    

Irene was born Sept. 29, 1920 in Langley, B.C.  As a teenager in Avola she met her future husband Don.  She worked as a switchboard operator for B.C. Tel in Vancouver and later for Kelly Douglas, also sold Real Estate for Glass Realty and Century 21 in Kamloops.  After marrying her husband Don, who worked for B.C. Forestry, it took them to many small towns in B.C.    

She leaves to cherish her memory, her son Don, daughter in law Teresa and grandchildren Craig, Robbie and Katie. She also is survived by her brother Jack.  She was predeceased by her husband Don and Sisters Mildred and Myrt.             

No Service by request.


  1. To Irene’s family,
    I was very saddened to read of Irene’s passing. She was a very kind lady, she sat with my Aunt Shirley at the Renaissance Retirement on Tranquile Road in Kamloops. They would go for walks in the Extra Foods parking lot. They were table mates from December 2008 until May 2012 when my aunt had to be moved to an extended care. They are probably out for a Spring walk as I am typing I send my Deepest Regards Sharon

  2. To Don and his Family,
    It is with great sadness that I read of Irene’s passing. Victor, Mark and their Families join me in extending to you our deepest condolences. Our thoughts are with you in this difficult time.
    Stop by next time you are in Kamloops Don
    Most sincerely,
    Gertrude Demecha and Family

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