Irene Taylor Seifert

Irene Taylor Seifert Friday, May 11, 2012

Irene Taylor Seifert, 98, formerly of Seifert Road and a resident of Bethany Gardens for the past four years, died Friday, May 11, 2012 at Rome Memorial Hospital. She was born September 25, 1913 in Rome NY the daughter of Delos Newell and Barbara Hanna Thron Taylor. Irene attended Rome Schools. On August 31, 1935 she married Stuart George Seifert in St. John’s Lutheran Church Rectory. He died May 5, 1975. She was a member of St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church. Irene was the last survivor of ten children.

She is survived by three sons and a daughter-in-law, Frederick N. Seifert, Nasusa, NH, Francis and Patricia Seifert, and Arthur G. Seifert, all of Rome; two grandchildren, Michael Seifert and his wife, Diane and Eric Seifert, of Rome; two great-grandchildren, Michael and Cassandra Seifert; and several nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank the staff of Bethany Gardens for their wonderful care and compassion.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday at Prince-Boyd & Hyatt Home for Funerals, Inc., 210 W. Court Street, Rome. Interment will be in Rome Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call at the Home for Funerals Tuesday from 5 to 7 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church.

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