Irene Dorothy (Godgart) Starr passed away on October 16, 2021 at age 96. Irene was the daughter of Jennie and Harry Godgart. She was the beloved wife of the late Dr. Irving S. Starr.
Irene was pre-deceased by her cherished son, Jay M. Starr and her beloved brother, Martin Godgart. She leaves her sons, Richard M. Starr and Lawrence A. Starr, M.D. and his wife Sheryl.
Irene leaves grandchildren, Andrew Starr, Julie, Melissa and Aliza Starr and Joshua and Rebecca Starr. She also leaves her great grandchildren Isabel Rose Starr Wood and Aria Jade Starr.
Irene was a beautiful and vibrant woman. Early in her youth she was an artist and interested in fashion design. She later became a travel agent and for many years worked for KLM RoyalDutch Airlines. She was President of ORT in Florida for many years. Irene was a supportive partner and instrumental in her husband’s professional success as Dean of the School of education at the University of Hartford. She also took great pride as the mother of her 3 sons. Funeral services were in private in Boston, MA. Remembrances to the Leukemia and Lymphoma society.
Friday, October 15, 2021
Tuesday, October 19, 2021
Quincy Hebrew Cemetery
776 Baker Street West Roxbury, MA 02132
Remembrances to the Leukemia and Lymphoma society.