Irene Mitchell Volkman – November 12, 2012

Irene Mitchell Volkman, 88, formerly of Inverness, Florida died on Monday, November 12, 2012.
Private services will be at a later date. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Irene was born on May 6, 1924 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Alice Shevey Mitchell and John Mitchell. She graduated from Lincoln High School in Milwaukee and in 1943, married Kenneth Volkman. In 1974, they moved to Inverness, Florida, where they resided until Kenneth’s death in 2008. Irene then moved to Tampa, Florida, where she lived until August 2012.
In addition to her career in real estate, Irene enjoyed fishing, camping, travel, reading, sewing, and music.
Irene was a strong believer in God, the Creator of all.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Kenneth and two nieces.
Survivors include a sister, Marcy Zeman of Amarillo; a brother, Aulden Mitchell and wife Mariane of West Allis, Wisconsin; three nieces, Donella Zeman of Amarillo, Dr. Becky Mitchell of Chaska, Minnesota and Melinda Sas of Appleton, Wisconsin; a nephew, Rod Zeman of Amarillo; three great-nephews and two grand-nieces.

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