(née Frollo), died peacefully at her daughter's vacation home in Florida on July 2, 2017 at the age of 86. Irene is survived by her only daughter, Dana Salem-McCarthy (John) of Novelty, OH. Irene Is also survived by her three sisters, Susan Zilke, Betty Ann Parke, both of Johnstown, PA and Catherine L. O'Brien (John) of North Babylon, NY. Irene was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert "Ace" Salem, of Conemaugh, PA and they were married 49 years. She was also preceded in death by her parents, Helen and George Frollo; her four brothers, George, Paul, Joseph and Andrew Frollo, and her two sisters, Mary Stanton and Eve Frollo. Irene was born on May 4, 1931 in Johnstown, PA. She graduated from Johnstown High School. After marrying Herb and having their only child, Dana, they moved to Euclid, OH in 1965 where they spent most of their years. A Celebration of Life will be scheduled at a later date. In lieu of flowers or gifts, a contribution to Hope Hospice, 9470 Healthpark Circle, Fort Myers, FL, 33908 or for online donations go to donate.hopehcs.org would be greatly appreciated by Dana.
Published on July 3, 2017