March 25, 2020
In loving memory of Irene Lydia Scott.
Irene passed away in Victoria on Wednesday, March 25th at the age of 82. She was predeceased by her parents Ed and Katie Schmitt, her brother Arnold and her husband Ches of 48 years. She is survived by her siblings; Frieda (Art), Jean and Marjorie (Tom) and 7 nieces
Born in Yorkton Saskatchewan, she made Nanaimo her home. Irene loved music and played the organ for church services. She also played the accordion. Irene’s teaching career began in Saskatchewan in 1956 and ended in Nanaimo in 1982.
During her teaching career in Nanaimo taught ukulele. Best said by Irene’s caregiver at her retirement home:
“She was such a lovely woman, full of smiles and a big heart.”
No service is planned at this time.
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to Hope Lutheran Church,
2174 Departure Bay Rd. Nanaimo, BC. V9S 3V6 Ph. 250-758 1232
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