Irwin Family holds reunion


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NEW VIENNA — Gathering at the Clinton Highland Fire District & EMS fire station in New Vienna, the Irwin Family enjoyed vintage photographs, recalled memories of those who have gone on before, and shared over an abundant meal.

Time passed quickly and the various families departed, promising to reconvene in 2020 on the first Sunday of August.

The meal blessing was led by Anna Maria Steele, wife of Joseph Franklin Steele (a son of Edith Irwin-Steele).

Attending were: Landen Joseph Stokey from Mesa, Arizona; Joseph Franklin Steele from Wilmington; Anna Maria Steele from Wilmington; Matt, Abagail, Avrey and April Steele VanDoorne of Mesa, Arizona; Issak VanDoorne of Lemont, Illinois; Tristen Eades of Wilmington, Lillian Irwin of Martinsville; Robert Irwin of Wilmington; and Bill Irwin of Wilmington.

Also attending were Marcy Rose of Oil City, Pennsylvania, Steve Collins of Pennsylvania; Ron and Susan Hart of Hillsboro; Brian, Chelsea, Destiny and Zach Hart of Winchester, Ohio; Todd Garrison of Liberty Township; and Jeremy, Brittany and Marshall Irwin of Sabina.

Also attending were Dustin, Elizabeth, Carter and Wyatt Irwin of New Vienna; JR Irwin and Adelyn; John and Connie Irwin of New Vienna; Juanita Steele Nosworthy of Phoenix, Arizona; and the Thatchers of Martinsville.

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