Irene P. Ramut, 68, Westport


Irene P. (Hansen) Ramut, 68, of Westport, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, at home. She was the wife of Peter Ramut Jr.

Born in Sydney, Australia, and daughter of the late Robert E. and Hilda A. (Reardon) Hansen, she had resided in Westport since 1973.

Prior to her retirement, she worked as a home health aide for the V.N.A. of Fall River. Mrs. Ramut was a veteran of the Australian Army and she enjoyed photography, nature, gardening and spending time with her family. She was a loving wife and mother, and always put everyone first before herself.

Survivors along with her husband include her son, Justin N. Ramut of Westport; her two daughters, Tiffany S. Cordery of Westport and Leanne M. Small of Australia; her brother, Robert Hansen of Sydney, Australia; her sister, Margaret Dunn of Sydney, Australia; four grandchildren ,Jarvis, Chloe, Colbey and Justyna; and her mother-in-law, Helen B. Ramut of Fall River.

She was the grandmother of the late Colton M. Cordery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Autism Speaks, 1060 State Rd., 2nd Floor, Princeton, NJ 08540.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Potter Funeral Home, 81 Reed Road, Westport.

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