May 18, 2013

Irene E. Ostrander


---- — HAGUE — Irene Edna Ostrander, 89, of Hague passed away on Thursday, May 16, 2013, at Heritage Commons Residential Healthcare of Ticonderoga. Born Aug. 8, 1923, in Long Island, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Anna (Balcom) Tricka.

Mrs. Ostrander has been a resident of Hague since the 1940s. She enjoyed gardening and spending time in the outdoors. She had a love for animals, especially dogs.

Irene was pre-deceased by her first husband, Frederick C. Spreemann, and by her second husband, George A. Ostrander. She was also pre-deceased by her son, Frederick Lance Spreemann on June 23, 2012.

Survivors include one brother, Arthur Tricka of Hague; two grandchildren, Paula LaDeau and her husband, Ken of Crown Point and Heather Splaine and her husband, Gerald "Sonny" of South Bridge, Mass.; and four great-grandchildren, James LaDeau, Ken LaDeau, Gerald Splaine III and Hadleigh Splaine. She is also survived by her son's fiancee' and her close friend, Donna Wilson of Ticonderoga.

A graveside service will take place at 1 p.m. Monday, May 20, at the family plot of the May Memorial Cemetery of Hague. Arrangements are under the direction of the Wilcox & Regan Funeral Home of Ticonderoga.