Irene M. Megliore

Irene M. Megliore, age 83 of Mount Morris, New York, died peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023 at her home.

She was born the daughter of Raymond and Irene Sherman on Oct. 5, 1939 in Ellenburg. She married Lawrence Megliore on Feb. 11, 1961. Prior to her retirement in 1996 she was the director of nursing at the Livingston County Health Related Facility in Mount Morris for over 25 years. She was a member of St. Patrick’s Church, CSEA, Livingston County Habitat for Humanity, Livingston County Children’s Protective Association, Red Hats of Mt. Morris and Warsaw and the Warsaw YMCA. She loved gardening, reading, traveling especially to local casinos and spending time with her beloved family and grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband of over 61 years, Lawrence, three children Stephen (Patricia) Megliore of Mt. Morris, Jean (Peter) Vonglis of Avon and Aaron (Cheryl) Megliore of Lake Placid. Ten grandchildren Stephanie, Justin (Liz), Kaitlyn, Sean (Casey Mae), Kaylee (Matt), Bridgette, Colin, Alexis, Paige and Melanie. two great-grandsons James and Jacob. Sister Margaret Schmidl of Mt. Morris and brother Ralph Sherman of Plattsburgh and sister-in-law Edna Sherman of Plattsburgh. Several nieces, nephews and cousins and many dear and loving friends. She was predeceased by her parents Raymond and Irene, sister Dorothy and two brothers Gerald and Ron. 

Family will receive family and friends on Saturday, Jan. 28, from 9 to 10 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Church, 46 Stanley St., Mount Morris where a funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Livingston County Children’s Protective Association, 23 Pennsylvania Ave., Avon, NY 14414. Arrangements by the John W. Martin Funeral Home, 37 Chapel St., Mount Morris. Sign the online registry at www.johnwmartinfuneralhome.com.