Irene N Born

April 8, 1922 - July 11, 2021
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Irene N. Born, 99, of New Philadelphia, passed away peacefully in the Community Hospice Truman House on Sunday morning, July 11, 2021, following complications from a fall.

Born in New England, Ohio, on April 8, 1922, she was the daughter of the late Samuel and Elizabeth Jane (Raper) Hadley.

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Irene N. Born, 99, of New Philadelphia, passed away peacefully in the Community Hospice Truman House on Sunday morning, July 11, 2021, following complications from a fall.

Born in New England, Ohio, on April 8, 1922, she was the daughter of the late Samuel and Elizabeth Jane (Raper) Hadley.

After completing her education in a one room school house on Tabor Ridge, Irene graduated from New Philadelphia High School in 1940.

On March 29, 1942, she married the late Guy E. Born. In later years, Irene enjoyed walking at the mall and visiting with shut-ins from the Otterbein United Methodist Church, where she was a member.

Her family includes her two sons, Norman (Bev) Born of Oklahoma and Chris (Patty) Born of New Philadelphia; her grandchildren, Mark (Hope) Born and Marla Born, both of McArthur, Ohio; one great-grandson, Zachary Adams of Texas; step-grandchildren, John (Jenine) Hoy, Mary (Scott) Johnson, Holly (Jason) Greer, and Josh (Jessica) Chilson; step-great-grandchildren, Trent (Emily) Rhodes, Lauren Rhodes, Andrew, Jacob, and Olivia Greer, and Kyra Chilson and Emmitt Dale; and her brother, Sam (Jane) Hadley of New Philadelphia.

In addition to her parents and husband, Irene was preceded in death by her granddaughter, Marsha Adams; and her brothers, William and Alan Hadley.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, July 13, 2021 from 10 to 11 a.m. at Otterbein United Methodist Church in New Philadelphia. A service will begin at 11 a.m. with Pastor Jon Long officiating.  Burial will follow in Evergreen Burial Park at New Philadelphia.

Memorial contributions in Irene’s memory may be directed to Otterbein United Methodist Church, 156 Beaver Ave NE, New Philadelphia, OH 44663.

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Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Time: 10:00 am

End Time: 11:00 am

Otterbein United Methodist Church

Address:

156 Beaver Ave NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

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Service Information

Date: Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Time: 11:00 am

Otterbein United Methodist Church

Address:

156 Beaver Ave NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

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Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Time: 11:45 am

Evergreen Burial Park

Address:

1520 Delaware Drive SE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

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Donation Information

Otterbein United Methodist Church

156 Beaver Avenue NE
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663

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Born: April 8, 1922
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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Sally Hawk Stephenson posted on 7/17/21

Chris Im so sorry for your loss. Your mother was a beautiful lady with a smile I will never forget. May she fly with the angels now.

 

Kim murphy posted on 7/12/21

Chris, so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother keeping you and your family in thought and prayer. Sincerely Kim Murphy (Welty m.s.cafeteria)

 

Martha Fankhauser posted on 7/12/21

Thinking of you Chris as you go through this hard loss. May your dear mother enjoy heaven! Prayers for you and your family. sincerely your old teacher Martha(Massarelli) Fankhauser

 

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