Irene (Johnson) Ristaino, 80, died March 3, 2013 at home.

Irene was born in Rockland and had lived in Springfield most of her life before moving to Feeding Hills 40 years ago. She worked for Ed Shore Enterprises for many years until her retirement in 2007.

She was predeceased by her husband Michael Ristaino Jr. in 2009. She leaves a daughter Marilyn Kusnierz and her husband Stanley of Westfield and a sister Janet Berry and her husband Willis of Warren.

The funeral was held at the West Springfield Curran-Jones Funeral Home March 7, followed by burial in the Massachusetts Veteran’s Memorial Cemetery in Agawam.

For online condolences please visit curranjones.com. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.