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Beaverdale High School Yearbook 1948


Irene Smigelsky Norris
(May 15, 1928 - )

married Sept. 2, 1950 - divorced 1979
John J. Beatrice
(09.19.21 - 08.21.07)

married 1980
Richard Norris
(09.21.13 - 10.21.82)

Irene was born May 15, 1927, the 8th of 10 children. She was the last of John and Mary’s children to be born in Llanfair, Pennsylvania.

Irene married John Beatrice on September 2, 1950 in St. Agnes Roman Catholic Church.

They lived on Jefferson Avenue in Beaverdale.

On July 24th, 1951 their first child, Sharon Louise was born.

On April 1st, 1953 their second child, Angeline (“Angie”) was born.

On August 15th, 1954 their third child, Vera Ellen was born.

On March 10th, 1956 their fourth child, Irene Elizabeth (“Renie”) was born.

On March 21st, 1957 their fifth child, Antoinette (“Toni”) was born.

On May 10th, 1958 their sixth child and first son, Louis John was born.

In the fall of 1960 they left Pennsylvania and moved to Wheaton, Maryland.

Irene & John’s Wedding
The 7 Beatrice children in 1966

Irene currently lives in Lusby, Maryland.

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Beatrice Family
In the backyard of Baba’s house, August 1961

On April 13th, 1966 their seventh and last child, Tina Louise was born.

Irene has 15 grandchildren (one died in infancy) and 8 great-grandchildren.

Irene’s 5 oldest Grandchildren
Irene’s first 5 grandchildren
Don and Mark
Noel, Robyn and Brian
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