Irene Galindo Fernandez was called home on November 15, 2021 in Mesa, Arizona.
Irene is predeceased by her parents Eulelio and Rose Galindo, her husband Johnny G. Fernandez, and her siblings Gilbert Galindo, Ernest Galindo, Robert Galindo, and Robert Galindo.
Irene is lovingly remembered by her siblings Alberto Galindo, Margie Newton, and Luis Galindo. Her children, Thomas, Frederick, and Deborah Fernandez. Her 10 grandchildren, and 10 great- grandchildren.
Irene was born on October 31st, 1943, in Big Springs, Texas and relocated to Wellton, Arizona with her family in childhood. She graduated from Antelope Union High School in 1962 where she served as student body treasurer, was a cheerleader, and played the clarinet in the school band. Irene married her late husband Johnny G. Fernandez of Casa Grande, Arizona on August 22nd, 1964. Irene worked as a police dispatcher for over 20 years until she retired.
Irene loved dancing and traveling. Her favorite destinations were Sedona, Hawaii, and New York.
A Mass in her memory will be held on Saturday, December 18, 2021 at 10AM at All Saints Catholic Church located at 1534 North Recker Road, Mesa, Arizona 85205.