Mrs. Irene (Pietrucha) Jilka passed away on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at Friendship Village Hospice in Tempe, Arizona. Irene was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois but moved to Mesa, Arizona in 1975.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William, her brothers, Stanley and Michael, and her sisters, Alice, Lillian and Mary.
She is survived by her children, Anthony “Skip” (Darlene) Jilka, Paulette Crowley, Gregory (Jean) Jilka and Debra (Chris) Jilka; her grandchildren, Sharon, Renee, Christopher, Colleen, Sarah, Danielle, David, Lindsay and Denise; her great grandchildren, Ally, Lily, Jackson, Mila, Graeme, Hailey, Kaitlyn, Ashley, Michael, Skylar, Kinzie, Griffin, Ella, Dakota and Miranda.
No services are planned at this time.