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Irene Marston

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Title

Irene Marston

Subject

Marston, Irene
Women-Virginia-Shenandoah County

Description

1974 photograph of Irene Marston, a resident of Shenandoah County Virginia.

Creator

Shenandoah Valley-Herald

Source

Shenandoah-Valley Herald Collection, Truban Archives, Shenandoah County Library, Edinburg, Virginia.

Publisher

Shenandoah County Library

Date

1974

Rights

COPYRIGHT NOT EVALUATED

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Biographical Text

Irene Marston was housemother for nurses living in Shenandoah County Memorial Hospital’s Vanderbilt Hall. An LPN since 1964, she made sure the nurses had a stable place to call home. She also worked shifts at the hospital and as a private nurse.

Irene grew up at Wakeman’s Grove. She had three children, was an active member of Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church, and the Shenandoah County Cancer Society. She also painted and collected flowers while spending time at her cabin home.

Citation

Shenandoah Valley-Herald, “Irene Marston,” Shenandoah County Library Archives, accessed April 13, 2021, http://archives.countylib.org/items/show/15145.