Irene M. Woolf, 59

Irene M. Woolf, 59

LYNN — Irene Mary Woolf, a longtime resident of Lynn, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018 in the

NSMC-Salem Hospital at the age of 59.

Born in Lynn on July 29, 1959, she was the daughter of the late Wilfred and Ann (Ozahowski) Gastonguay. Irene was raised and educated in Lynn and was a graduate of Lynn Classical High School with the Class of 1977.

She worked for many years as a restaurant manager for various North Shore KFC restaurants. In her spare time, Irene enjoyed knitting and crocheting as well as baking for friends and family.

Irene is survived by her husband, Kenneth S. Woolf of Lynn; her daughter, Ashley Ann Woolf of Framingham; and her siblings, Dan Gastonguay of Lynn, Linda Votano and her husband, Bill of Lynn and John Gastonguay and his wife, Shannon of Maine. Many nieces and nephews also survive her.

Service information: A memorial visitation will be held in the CUFFE-MCGINN Funeral Home, 157 Maple St., Lynn, on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018 from 5-7 p.m., followed by a memorial service at 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Irene’s memory may be made to the American Heart Association, 300 5th Ave., Waltham, MA 02451. To leave a condolence online or to share a memory, please visit


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