Irene Marie Clasby, 69, died Aug. 19, 2017 in Enumclaw after battling multiple sclerosis for more than 30 years.
She was born Dec. 31, 1947, in Auburn, Washing-ton, to the late Alois and Josefina Schiltz. After moving to several states during her lifetime, she and her family returned home to Washington. She loved her beautiful garden and would enjoy her time outdoors with the Cascades as her backdrop. She loved spending her time doing macramé and sewing.
She is survived by her husband Jerry of Enumclaw; daughter Jennifer Carter (Kyle) of Kennewick, Washington; son Aaron Clasby (Jennifer) of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; brother Evan Schiltz (Tina) of Hacienda Heights, California; and two grandchildren.
Remembrances may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society, 192 Nickerson St. No. 100, Seattle, Washington 98109.
All may sign the online guest book at www.weeksfuneralhomes.com.
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