Irene M. Jalad Schuler, 91, of Plano, Texas, formerly of Wheeling, passed away Sunday, September 6, 2015, at home surrounded by her family.
She was born August 20, 1924 in Center Wheeling. She graduated from Wheeling High School, then worked at Wheeling Steel where she met and later married John Jalad. Irene and John had two children, Darlene and John.
She is preceded in death by her mother, Anna Marie Melko Przelenski; siblings, Rose Marie Morningstar and William Przelenski; husbands, John Jalad and Paul Schuler; and great grandson, TJ Haught.
Her husband, John, died 1978. She married Paul Schuler in 1988, until his passing in 2011. Irene then moved to Texas to live with her daughter and son-in-law, Darlene and Mike Vasiliotis. She moved into Brookdale Creekside, then passed at home in Texas, where her Texas family had a celebration of her life.
Surviving Irene are her children, Darlene Jalad Vasiliotis and her husband Michael, and John Jalad and wife Lynda; two step-children, Barbara Schuler Hudson and Kevin Schuler; grandchildren, Michelle Vasiliotis Pachal, Chris Vasiliotis, Michael Jalad, Andrea Jalad Haught and Matthew Jalad; and great-grandchildren, Wade Pachal, Hannah Pechal, Alexandrea Haught and Angelina Haught.
Family and friends will be received Friday, September 11, 2015 from 5-8 pm, at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling. Funeral services will be held Saturday, September 12, at 9:30 am, in Mount Calvary Mausoleum Chapel, Mt. Calvary Cemetery with Monsignor Bakhos Chidiac as celebrant.
Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Ave., 7th fl., New York, NY 10001.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.altmeyer.com.