Irene Stafford

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STAFFORD;  Irene ~ Peacefully on Sunday, January 3, 2021 at her home in Port Hope, Ontario at the age of 81.  Irene Stafford (nee Foreman) was the beloved wife of the late Richard Allen “Paul” Stafford.  Loving mother of Karen and  Jackie.  Loving grandmother of Ryan, Lindsay and Kelly.  Dear sister of June.  Loved aunt of Lynne and Julie.

Service Information

Private family services will be held. In memory of Irene, donations to the Ontario Lung Association. Arrangements entrusted to the Fallis & Shields Funeral Home, Millbrook. Online donations or condolences may be made at


So saddened to hear of Irene’s passing, we offer our sincere condolences to all family. We shared many good times with Irene and Paul and have many fond memories of our ten years together as neighbours during the early days of Antrim Glen. Thank you June for your phone call today. Sincerely, Veronica & Derek

Derek & Veronica Blake

It was a pleasure to be considered a friend of Irene. Loved our chats while I “cleaned” for her. Special lady. So sorry to everyone who loved her.

June Turney

So very sorry to hear of Irene's passing. Many fond memories of the Foreman ladies get togethers. Sending love from Belfast, Northern Ireland

Jennifer Noble

Thank you June for your phone call. Irene will always be in my heart and I will always treasure the fond memories of her smile and laughter. Irene was indeed my lifelong friend from Belfast, N. Ireland. My heartfelt condolences go out to her family and friends.

Esther Taggart

So sad to hear of Irene's passing. Our deepest sympathy to all the family. Fond memories of our friendship with Irene and Paul through their years as neighbours in Antrim Glen and our great times with Irene when she moved to Cobourg. Grateful to June for contacting us.

Ian & Jacqueline McMeekin

So sad to hear about Irene’s passing. We have been close friends of Irene and Paul since 1960’s. I carry that friendship in my heart. My condolences to June, Jackie and Karen. RIP dear Irene.

Diana Gomes

Karen, Jackie and families, we offer you our condolences at this very sad time. We went on many wonderful trips with Paul and Irene so have tons of great memories. We will always remember her beautiful smiling Irish eyes.

Larry and Anne Swain

My Auntie Irene was a huge part of the happiness in my childhood. I loved her so. I will smile when I think of her, so many memories I will keep in my heart. Rest in peace, Auntie Irene. Love Julie xoxo

Julie Chessman

Sincere condolences to the entire family. As a former Antrim Glen resident, I will always remember Irene as a cheery person with an infectious laugh. May she Rest In Peace.

Helen Plauschinn

I am sorry to hear of Irene's passing. She was such a sweetheart and pleasure whenever she came to the salon. My condolences to the family.

Cindy Wong