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Irene E (Clough) Grant

May 20, 1942 ~ June 10, 2023 (age 81) 81 Years Old


Irene E. (Clough) Grant, 81, of East Calais passed away on Saturday, June 10, 2023. Irene was born on May 20, 1942 to George and Ruth (Hastings) Clough in Calais. 

She graduated from Montpelier High School and married Nelson Eugene Grant making East Calais her life-long home. Irene worked as an LNA at various places including Woodridge Rehabilitation and Nursing. She enjoyed spending time crocheting Native American doll dresses, pineapple tablecloths and doilies. Irene also liked watching soap operas, especially General Hospital and was also an avid reader of romance novels. She will be lovingly remembered for her collection of bells. Above all, her greatest pleasure was spending time with her family.

Irene was predeceased by her husband and infant daughter and is survived by her sons, David (and Tina) Grant of Barre and Paul (and Melinda) Grant of East Calais. She leaves behind her grandchildren; PJ (and Kaitlynn and step daughters Kaelynn and Kadence) Grant of East Calais, Justin (and Melissa) Grant of Woodbury, Ashlyn Grant of East Calais, Rebecca-Lyn (and fiance Ben and stepson Braedyn) of Barre. Irene is also survived by her great-grandchildren; Izabella, Hayden, Madeline, Lyam and Theo.

A graveside memorial service will be held on Friday, June 16, 2023 at 10am in Fairview Cemetery, East Calais. Arrangements are with the des Groseilliers Funeral Home. Condolences and memories of Irene may be shared with the family at

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Memorial Service
June 16, 2023

10:00 AM
East Calais, Fairview Cemetery, Marshfield Road


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