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Iretha was born in Golden City, MO on January 4, 1931.

She passed away peacefully on February 7, 2022, in her home.

In 1949, she married her beloved late husband Donald, and to this union 3 children: Donna Duncan (Jeff), Lynda Kessler (Craig), and Greg DeGood (Heather). Iretha has 8 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.

A private family service will be held on Thursday, February 17, under the arrangement of Gorman-Scharpf funeral home. Iretha will be laid to rest at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery.