WALLINGTON, N.J. -- Irene B. Tlusty, 92, of Wallington, died Wednesday, Oct. 19.
She was born March 11, 1924, in Passaic, the daughter of George and Sophie (Sudol) Tlusty.
She resided in Wallington most of her life. She retired in 1991 as a graphic illustrator from Loral Inc. in Yonkers, working on government contracts for many years. She always was proud of helping her country’s efforts. She always strived to better herself academically, receiving her A.A.S. in 1960, B.A. in 1963 and masters in engineering in 1966, all from Fairleigh Dickenson University.
Tlusty was a very religious person, a parishioner of The Most Sacred Heart of Jesus Church in Wallington and very proud of her first Friday observance.
She is survived by her brother, Chester; and sister, Sylvia Tencza.
She was predeceased by her sisters, Jean and Sister Theresa Marie O.P. (Sophie); parents; brother, Emil; and sister-in-law, Carol (Kopec).
Visiting will be from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday at Warner-Wozniak Funeral Service, 80 Midland Ave., Wallington. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday at The Most Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, 127 Paterson Ave., Wallington.
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