Irene Marie DeWitt

Enumclaw resident Irene Marie DeWitt died July 11, 2014, at the age of 89.

She was born March 24, 1925, in Wilbur, Wash., to Hans and Viola Christensen. She was a career homemaker and had lived in Enumclaw for 56 years. She loved being with family, was active at Hope Lutheran Church and 4-H and was a member of the Danish Lodge.

Survivors include daughters Karen DeWitt of Tacoma and Debra DeWitt of Kent; one grandson and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Jean DeWitt.

There will be a viewing from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, July 18, at Weeks Enumclaw Funeral Home, 1810 Wells St. A graveside service is planned for 1 p.m. Saturday, July 19, at Evergreen Memorial Park, 23717 S.E. 416th St. in Enumclaw, with a reception following at the Masonic Hall in Enumclaw.

Donations are suggested to a charity of the donor’s choice.

Services are by Weeks’ Enumclaw Funeral Home. All may sign the online guest book at