Irene L. Siket, 87, of Madison, passed away at Redington-Fairview General Hospital on Thursday April 9, 2020 after a short illness.
Irene was born on June 22, 1932, in Skowhegan, Maine, to Gertrude Turner. She graduated from Madison High School in 1950. Her 49 year marriage to Michael Siket started on December 2, 1950 and ended with the death of Michael in Feb. 2000. During those years, she lived a quiet and simple life, raising her two boys and sharing that life with her husband. She did a great job with both.
Irene was a lifelong member of St. Sebastian Church of Madison, ME. She was a longtime volunteer at St. Sebastian’s Thrift Shop.
She will be remembered as a very private, faithful, feisty, energetic and independent person who would help anyone in need.
She is survived by two sons, Arthur Siket of Corona, CA and Rev. Bruce Siket of East Millinocket, ME; sisters Roberta Corson, Sheila Staples, Winona Malban; brothers James Turner, Robert Turner, Linwood Turner. She was predeceased by her husband Michael Siket; her daughter-in-law Anastasia “Stacy” Siket; mother Gertrude Turner; sisters Theresa Smith, Sally Baker, Minnie Martell, June Marks, Jane DeMatteo; and brother Daniel Turner.
Funeral services will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to honor Irene’s memory may send donations to: People Who Care Food Cupboard, P.O. Box 316 Madison, ME 04950.
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