ALBERT, Irene Margaret (nee: McKinnon) – Peacefully with her daughter by her side, at Dundurn Place Care Centre, Hamilton on Wednesday January 26, 2022 of Parry Sound formerly of Waterford at the age of 79. Dearly loved and devoted mother of Cindy (and Bruce) Henkelman, Scott (and Trudy). Cherished Nana of Kayla (and Shane) Frenach, Hannah, Daniel Henkelman and great Nana of James and Lilly. Dear sister of Viola (and Ken) Watkinson, Ruby (and Paul) Chaput, Ronald (and Debbie) McKinnon. Irene will also be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Predeceased by sisters Bernice, Isabel, Donna, Linda, Freida, brothers Alan, Mervin, and Herman. Irene dedicated her life to the elderly as a health care worker retiring at the age of 72. Following Irene’s wishes for cremation, a Celebration of Life in the spring will be announced. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made in memory of Irene to Norview Lodge Simcoe or Belvedere Heights, Parry Sound.