Mrs. Irene E. Congdon, 81, of Whited Street, Little Falls, New York died Saturday, September 12, 2020, surrounded by her loving family, following a courageous battle she fought for several years.
Born on January 9, 1939, in the Town of Manheim, NY, she was the daughter of Lester Peet and Anna Arndt Peet. She was educated in Little Falls Schools and was a lifetime area resident.
Most recently she worked for Dunkin Donuts at the Iroquois Service Center. She was also an Avon Representative for many years.
She had been a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses since 1959.
She enjoyed crocheting, ceramics, and spending time with her family.
On May 26, 1956, at The United Methodist Church of Little Falls Irene was married to Robert Congdon.
Her grandson, Andrew J. Congdon; great-granddaughter, Amelia Marie Lindsay; and sisters, Delores Austin, Sara Morse predeceased her.
Mrs. Congdon is survived by her husband, Robert A. Congdon; sons, Richard and Roxanne Congdon, Leslie and Bonnie Congdon; daughters, Mary and Edwin Metott, Linda and Dennis Lamphere, Sonia and Michael Masi; brother, William and Bernadette Peet, Charles and Barbara Peet, Harold Peet; sisters, Rosette Austin, Kathie, and Bruce Balderston, Eva Peet; 13 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-granddaughter; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
The family invites friends and relatives to calling hours on Wednesday, September 16th, from 4:00-7:00 PM at Chapman-Moser Funeral Home, 42 N. Ann Street, Little Falls, NY A private funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will take place in Indian Castle Cemetery.
Contributions in memory of Mrs. Irene Congdon may be made to the Office of Aging, Meals on Wheels, 109 Mary Street #1101, Herkimer, NY 13350, or to Indian Castle Cemetery, PO Box 955, Little Falls, NY 13365.