88, passed away on November 21 in The Woodlands Long Term Care Center, Plainfield, NJ surrounded by her family after a brief illness. Irene was predeceased by her husband, John J. (2002) and her brothers, Theordore Matusiak and Edmund Matusiak, her sister Helen Sajkowski, a son-in-law, Arthur Martin and a daughter-in-law, Sandy Jantas. Irene is survived by 3 sons, John and his wife Mary, Stephen and his wife Sandy, and David, and two daughters Diane Martin and Catherine Denning. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Daniel Martin and his wife Karen, Brian Martin, Michael James and his wife Megan, Colleen Martin, Andrew Jantas and his companion Tracey, Joseph Jantas and his wife Emily, Alex Jantas, and Sarsh Aquilino. Irene’s great grandchildren are Christopher Jantas, Arthur Martin, Angelo Chavez, Amy Chavez, and Daniel Martin. Irene also has two brothers, Matthew Matusiak and Daniel Matusiak. Funeral arrangements by DZIKOWSKI, PIERCE & LEVIS Funeral Home, 24 E. 19th St.