Irene C. Henry, (née Zilligan), 91, of Palos Heights and Oak Lawn, died Dec. 30. A funeral Mass is to be offered at St. Germaine Church in Oak Lawn on Jan. 10. Interment is to be held at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Alsip.
Mrs. Henry is survived by her son, Albert.
Mrs. Henry was born in Chicago. She was active in the St. Germaine Women’s Club, Midlothian Country Club Women’s Club and Indian Wells Country Club Woman’s Club. She is the founder of Retarded Children’s Aid (RCA) and was active in fundraising and program development for 40 years.
Donations may be made to the Chicago Association for Retarded Citizens, 8 South Michigan Avenue, Suite 1700, Chicago, IL 60603.