Irene Shippy

Irene Shippy, 90 formerly of Bethany and Lamoni, IA, died Friday, June 23, 2017 at Southern Hills Special Care, Osceola, IA.

Irene was born August 2, 1926 at Princeton. She married Gerald E. Shippy in 1946 at Troy, KS.  Irene was preceded in death by her husband, parents: Rex and Alda (Turrell) (Mulvania) Addison; brothers: Robert Mulvania, Richard Mulvania and Eddie Mulvania; Sisters: Kate (Mulvania) Swan and Grace (Mulvania) O’Neal.

Survivors: Daughter: Linda (Paul) Snethen, Des Moines, IA; Sister: Maxine Gorden, Independence; Brothers: Warren Mulvania, Bill  Mulvania, Spokane, WA; 2 grandsons; 3 great-grandchildren.

Graveside services and burial were June 27, 2017 at Zoar Cemetery, Cainsville. Arrangements entrusted to  Bethany Memorial Chapel, Bethany. Tributes may be left at