Irene C. (Charnstrom) Garrett

Irene C. (Charnstrom) Garrett, age 102, died on Sunday, Jan. 2, 2011, at Morristown Manor. Born on March 24, 1908, in Surrey, N.D., she was the daughter of Alfred and Eloise (Muzzy) Charnstrom.

Surviving her are her five grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and eleven great-great-grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her parents; husband, Marion A. Garrett; daughter, E. Jean (Garrett) Dunham; son-in-law, Gene L. Dunham; and siblings, Clyde, Marjorie, and Doris.

Funeral services will take place at 11 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 7, 2011, at Erlewein Mortuary in Greenfield with visitation taking place for one hour prior to the service. Burial will take place at Washington Park East Cemetery in Indianapolis. Dr. Keith H. Adkins will be officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to Irvington UMC, 30 N. Audobon Rd., Indianapolis, IN, 46219, or to the Susan G. Komen Foundation at

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