Irene Rita Breault Tenan
1926 — 2014
WAYNESVILLE — Ms. Irene Rita Breault Tenan, 88, of Waynesville, formerly of Springfield, Massachusetts, passed away May 25, 2014. She was born in Springfield to the late Wilfrid E. and Leonie D. Keroack Breault. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by the father of her children, Douglas Tenan.
Irene graduated from Norwalk CT School of Nursing, worked in nursing for 45 years, and during her retirement in Waynesville was active with the Literacy Council.
Survivors include her sons, Paul Tenan (Julie), of Albany New York, Marc Tenan (Ann), of Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, Alan Tenan (Rosemary), of Lake Junaluska; brother, Roland Breault, of Nashville, Tennessee; sister, Beatrice Deyette, of Chicopee, Massachusetts; and seven grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to The Homestead at MedWest Hospice.
Garrett Funerals and Cremations is caring for the family. www.garrettfuneralsandcremations.com