Irene Dudden

Irene White Dudden (Biette)

Monday, October 8th, 1923 - Thursday, February 20th, 2020
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WATERFORD Irene B. White Dudden, 96, of Clinton Ave. died Thursday February 20, 2020 at her residence. Born in Cohoes she was the daughter of the late Louis and Albertine Charbonneau Biette. She was educated at St. Joseph’s School there and Keveny Memorial Academy. She moved to Waterford in 1948.

Irene was a beautician and had operated Debonaire Beauty Salon from her home. Irene also was a private duty nurse. She was a communicant of St. Mary of the Assumption Church in Waterford and the former St. Anne’s Church where she was a member of St. Anne’s Ladies Auxiliary. She was a former member of the Knickerbocker Steamer Co. Ladies Auxiliary and a former member and Past President of the Waterford Rescue Squad Ladies Auxiliary. She enjoyed reading and gardening

Irene was the widow of the late Donald J. Dudden and John W. White. She was the loving mother of John R. White (Shirley) of Galway, Linda A. Stanley (Lee) of Waterford and Susan M. Hughes (Richard) of Clifton Park. She is sister of George Biette of Saratoga, the late Nelda Millington, Jeannette Terrell, Dora Milian and Louis Biette. She is the proud grandmother of 8 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. Several nieces and nephews also survive. She shared a special love and friendship with Candy Shishik and Marisa Broderick.

Funeral services will be Wednesday at 9 am from the Philip J. Brendese Funeral Home, 133 Broad St. (Rte.32), Waterford and at 9:30 at St. Mary of the Assumption Church. Interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Waterford.

Relatives and friends may visit at the funeral home on Tuesday from 4-7 pm.

Those who wish may make memorial contributions to a no kill animal shelter of your choice or to Community Hospice, 179 Lawrence St., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866.
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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, February 25th, 2020 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Tuesday, February 25th, 2020 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Philip J. Brendese Funeral Home
    133 Broad Street (Rte. 32)
    WATERFORD, NY 12188
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  • Service

    Wednesday, February 26th, 2020 | 9:30am
    Wednesday, February 26th, 2020 9:30am
    Saint Mary of the Assumption Church
    119 Broad Street
    WATERFORD, NY 12188
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    Rev. Donald Bourgeois
  • Interment

    Saint Mary's Cemetery
    Middletown Road
    WATERFORD, NY 12188
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Kristine Cipperly

Posted at 09:38am
Susie, I am sorry your loss. Hang on to the good memories and she will always be right there with you.
Love, Krissy & Bob Cipperly

Fran Miller

Posted at 03:29pm
I remember her always being around for the kids on the hill when we were young. She was l I'll ving, kind and had a winning smile.

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Posted at 11:54am
Our Condolences. Love, Eric & Jaci Sherman
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Alfred Calabrese

Posted at 08:23am
Linda and family. So sorry to here of your mom's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Mr. C.

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