Lydia Irene Clubb (Bialczyk), age 81, of Owensville, passed away Sunday, November 22, 2015 at Frene Valley Healthcare South in Owensville.
Irene was born July 18, 1934, in Arapahoe, Nebraska, a daughter to the late Julius A. and Lydia E. (Baese) Schabacker.
She was a graduate of Owensville High School.
Irene was married twice. Once to Joseph W. Bialczyk and then later to Elwood Clubb. Both preceded her in death.
She was a member of the Owensville Christian Church. Irene was saved and baptized on February 16, 1975 at the Faith Baptist Church in Belle.
Irene worked as a cook in many different restaurants in the area before retiring. Her hobbies included reading, doing crossword puzzles, cooking, baking, raising tomatoes, and she liked to sew when she was younger. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.
Irene is survived by: six children, Joseph Bialczyk, Jr. and his wife Vicki of Jefferson City, Carolyn Muller and her husband Edward of Poplar Bluff, Stephen Bialczyk and his friend Penny of Belle, Martin Bialczyk and his friend Paula of Rosebud, Michael Bialczyk of Belle, and Rebecca Woolery and her husband Garry of Owensville; one sister, Sylvia Knehans and her husband Al of Triangle, W.V.; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren as well as many extended family members and friends.
In addition to her parents and husbands, Irene was preceded in death by two brothers, two sons, and one granddaughter.
A memorial visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 5, 2015 at the Owensville Christian Church. A memorial service will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Nicholaus Geisert officiating.
Expressions of Sympathy may be made to The American Lung Association or to the American Heart Association.