Irene C. Sturgill

  • Born: July 5, 1924
  • Died: August 10, 2020
  • Location: Manchester, New Hampshire

Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory

1799 Elm St
Manchester, NH 03104

Tel. (603) 625-6951

Tribute & Message From The Family

Irene C. Sturgill, 96, of Manchester, died on August 10, 2020 at St. Theresa's Nursing and Rehab, surrounded by her loving family
Born in Manchester on July 5, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Henri J. and Flora B. (Perreault) Spenard. She was educated in Manchester and was a lifelong resident of the Queen City. Irene worked for many years as a weaver with Arms Textiles and then worked in food services in the Bedford school system.
She was an avid bowler and played in several leagues at Lakeside Lanes for many years. She was a volunteer with Meals on Wheels and also had a passion for her cats. Irene's true love was her grandchildren and she enjoyed time spent together with them. Above all else, she will be remembered as a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother, and sister.
Irene was predeceased by her husband of 51 years, Culton T. Sturgill, in 1994.
Surviving family members include two daughters, Linda Komisarek and husband Thaddeus of Bedford, and Gail McGarvey and husband Steve of Manchester; two sons, Richard Sturgill and wife Liz of Londonderry, and Kenneth Sturgill of Florida; nine grandchildren; several great grandchildren; one sister, Sr. Jeannine Spenard, p.m.; one brother, Laurier Spenard; and many nieces and nephews. She was also predeceased by five sisters, Fernand Letendre, Theresa Chouinard Claire Prince, Lucille Bourque, Sr. Henri Bertrand, p.m. and brothers Conrad, Donald, Edward, Leon, Bertrand and Andre.
SERVICES: There are no calling hours and services will be held private to the family. Irene will be laid to rest in Mt. Calvary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to: ALS, NH Chapter, 10 Ferry St., Ste. 438, Concord, NH 03301, or to Friends of Manchester Animal Shelter, 490 Dunbarton Rd., Manchester, NH 03102.

Condolence & Memory Journal

I had the wonderful privelege of working with Irene for some time. I loved our chats when we visited together at her apartment at The Meetinghouse. Wonderfully kind and sweet, always looked so sharp. Bless you and your family Linda.....the loss of one's mother touches deeply, no matter what age.


Deb Burke

Posted by Debra Burke - Friend   August 17, 2020

Ken, My sympathy for you and prayers for your mom. I was in your early Sacred Heart classes.

Posted by Paul Lemire - The Villages, FL - Classmate   August 13, 2020

Rest in peace Mrs Sturgill, you are with the Lord and your Husband now.
Thank you for being such a good mother to my friend Linda.

Posted by Susan Tsantoulis - Friend   August 12, 2020

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