Obit: Prpich, Irene M. (1920 - 2004)

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Surnames: Prpich, Hogue, Weidman, Erickson, Muske, Moore

----Sources: Kalamazoo Gazette (Kalamazoo, MI.) 8Sept. 2004

Prpich, Irene M. (26 Aug. 1920 - 6 Sept. 2004)

Prpich, Irene M. -- Red Arrow Highway, Paw Paw

Passed away Monday afternoon, September 6, 2004 at Lake View Community Hospital, Paw Paw. Irene was born August 26, 1920 in Withee, Wisconsin, the daughter of late Ralph and Eva (Hogue) Weidman Sr. Irene an avid golfer, owned and operated the DiJuanco’s Restaurant in Paw Paw until her retirement in 1994. In 1958 she was united in marriage to John Prpich, who preceded her in death on July 14, 1983. She was also preceded in death by 1 brother and 2 sisters. Surviving are 5 children, Carole Erickson of Paw Paw, Joan Muske of Wateryliet, John (Phyllis) Moore of Mattawan, James Moore of Paw Paw, and Greg Prpich of Paw Paw; 15 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild; 3 brothers, Guy, Jim and Ralph Weidman; many nieces and nephews. There will be no visitation as cremation has taken place. A family graveside service will be held at a later date. Interment will be in Wildey Cemetery, Paw Paw. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements are by the Adams Funeral Home; Paw Paw.

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