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Peters Funeral Home
Friday July 7th, 2017
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Irene M. Lieb

Irene M. Lieb, 77, of Farwell, died Thursday, June 29, 2017, at Good Samaritan Society-WoodRiver. Memorial visitation will be held Friday, July 7, 2017, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Peters Funeral Home in St. Paul. Inurnment will be at a later date in the Elmwood Cemetery in St. Paul. Irene was born on Oct. 4, 1939, at Shamokin, Pennsylvania, the daughter of Martin and Irene (Yoder) Madara. She grew up in Shamokin where she received her education and graduated from Shamokin High School. She was united in marriage to Robert T. Lieb on July 28, 1973, in Pipersville, Pennsylvania. In the Fall of 1976, the couple moved to Farwell, where Robert owned and operated the City Garage. Irene worked at McCain Foods in Grand Island for many years until her retirement. She loved being outdoors and working in her flower garden. She also enjoyed NASCAR and jigsaw puzzles. She is survived by her husband, Robert of Farwell; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Diane Rewerts of Hastings, Trish and Terry Berggren of Farwell and Carla and Tom Cuba of Pipersville, PA; one son, Kevin Lieb and Joni Kusek of St. Paul; six grandchildren, Kayla Rewerts and her husband, Nate Rodriquez, Keenan Dawson, Tayden Berggren, Dylan Lieb, Kyle Kinney and Valerie Kinney; two sisters and one brother-in-law, Alvina and Dale Ives of Pipersville, PA and Eleanor Seroski of Pottstown, PA; and two brothers and sisters-in-law, George and Carol Madara of Harrisburg, PA and Leon and Kathleen Madara of Shamokin, PA. She was preceded in death by her parents and 13 siblings. Memorials are suggested to the family's choice.

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A candle was lit in memory of Irene Lieb

DEB LEMBURG Jul 7 2017 11:52 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Irene Lieb

Christine Rutkowski Jul 4 2017 9:00 PM

I am honored and blessed to have known my Aunt Irene. She was truly a blessing in my life. I will never forget her and her kindness she has shown me.

Christine Rutkowski Jul 4 2017 6:40 PM

RIP Irene you were a great person and awesome to work with. I will always cherish the memories of the fun times we had together at McCain foods. You will be missed.

Gary Upah Jul 2 2017 9:35 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Irene Lieb

Trish Lighthill West Jul 2 2017 2:06 PM

We will never forget her from training us at McCains RIP Irene

Julie Milz Jul 2 2017 8:28 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Irene Lieb

Julie Milz Jul 2 2017 8:26 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Irene Lieb

Janis Koperski Jul 1 2017 10:20 PM

My heartfelt sympathy goes out to Irene's family at this time. May god give you the strength you need. I remember Irene and Bob running the garage in Farwell. Rest in peace Irene. Janis Koperski

Janis Koperski Jul 1 2017 10:16 PM