Irene E. Boring

Irene E. Boring, 75, Garvey Manor Nursing Home, Hollidaysburg, formerly of Avalon Road, Altoona, died Tuesday at the home after an extended illness.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Sylvester and Sarah (Hartsock) Bryan. She married Crist K. Boring on Aug. 10, 1957, in Altoona, and he preceded her in death on March 2, 2000.

Surviving are three children: Jeff and wife, Polly, of Altoona, Matthew and wife, Donna, of Ashville and Cristal Lidwell and husband, Bill, of Altoona; and six grandchildren: Brandon Daugherty, Lindsey, Cort and Crist Boring and Amber and Zach Boring.

She was preceded in death by three brothers: Donald, Leroy and Robert Bryan.

Irene was a graduate of Altoona High School. She was a homemaker and a member of Faith United Church of Christ. She enjoyed spending time with her family.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, at The Stevens Mortuary Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at Stevens Memorial Chapel by the Rev. James C. House. Committal will be at Calvary Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Pennsylvania Chapter, 3544 N. Progress Ave., Suite 205, Harrisburg, PA 17110.