IRIS HELENE (HALLAM)
Age 82, of Oakdale, passed away peacefully June 25 in the arms of her only child Daniel Medvid (Julia Gardner) of Charlotte, NC. Iris grew up in McDonald the daughter of the late John Earl and Matilda (Lacey) Hallam and then married her beloved Nufrie who preceded her in death 11 years ago. She began working for Bell Telephone as an operator in 1954 and retired from the company as a circuit engineer in 1986. She was the proud grandmother of twins Sophia and Zoe. One of nine children, she is preceded in death by sisters Matilda Mackey, Lillian Smith, Edith Mariani and Gladys Flint, and brother Edward, and is survived by brothers Jack, Richard and Daniel. She was loved by many in-laws, nieces and nephews, her stepson Darrell Medvid (Vicki) of Spring Hill, Florida, and her Oakdale neighbors and McDonald friends. Iris enjoyed gambling at the Meadows casino, a cold glass of wine and never being wrong a day in her life.
Family and friends will be received at the Thomas-Little Funeral Service Inc., 5000 Noblestown Road, Oakdale, PA 15071 on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM where a service will be held on Thursday at 1 PM, Interment will be at Queen of Heaven Cemetery.
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