Irene Kathryn Pawley-Kennedy, a resident of Milford, MI and previous resident of Freeland, MI, died in the afternoon hours of Monday, January 4, 2021. She was 53 years old.
She is survived by her loving husband, Andrew Kennedy; her mother, DeeAnn Pawley; her father and mother-in-law, Tom and Linda Kennedy; brother, Brice (Sue) Pawley and sister, Norma (Jason) Gans as well as many dear friends and extended family members. She was preceded in death by her father, David Pawley.
Irene started two separate businesses. Irene’s Bean Coffee Roasting and “All Sudzzed Up” Gallery of Soaps. She sold her products at local farmers markets, including the Midland Farmer’s Market, and in select specialty shops.
Irene coached age group swimming with the Huron Valley Penguins program as well the girl’s swim team at Milford High School. She was an associate swim coach for the Curaco Swim Camp.
Irene was active with Oak Pointe Milford Church and made many friends in the three years while attending. She helped organize volunteer activity with friends who were battling cancer and participated in women’s bible study groups.