Irene Sheets

Irene Sheets

Irene Sheets, 84, of Lisbon, ND, formerly of Beaver Falls, died Thursday, May 5, 2016 in CHI Lisbon Health.

She was born March 8, 1932, to the late W. Guy and Ruth R. (Smith) Lambert. She graduated from Beaver Falls High School in 1950. She attended Slippery Rock State College, West Chester State College, and was a graduate of Community College of Beaver County. She worked for Gateway Rehabilitation Center in Aliquippa, Babcock & Wilcox Tubular Products in Ambridge, and Crucible Research Center in Pittsburgh. She enjoyed her family, friends, and her dog Russell. She loved to travel and read.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond L. Sheets; two brothers, Kenneth and Paul Lambert; a sister, Leah Siegel Shaffalo, and three brothers-in-law, Thomas (Bo) Campbell, Kenneth (Hobie) Siegel, and Darrell Coe.

She is survived by a son, James Sheets, Beaver Falls; three daughters, Dr. Barbara (Lyle) Olson, Lisbon, ND, Connie Sheets, Cincinnati, OH, and Kathryn (Patrick) Powers, Beaver Falls; grandchildren, Melissa (Mike) Breske, Andrea and Patrick Olson, Farhanah Sheets, and Megan Powers; two sisters, Marcia Campbell, Beaver Falls, and twin sister, Jean Coe, Fairbanks, AK, and two sisters-in-law, Odette Lambert, New Brighton, and Peg Lambert, Littlestown, PA.

Friends will be received Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. in the GABAUER-LUTTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 117 Blackhawk Road, Chippewa Twp.,, where a service will be held Friday at 10 a.m. Rev. Lee Bittner will officiate.

Interment will follow in Grove Cemetery.