Irene Chahey Vadas, 99, a former resident of Trumbull and Norwalk, died Nov. 15, 2010, in Connecticut Health of Southport.

Born in Norwalk, she was the daughter of the late Stephen and Mary Chahey, and wife of the late James Vadas.

Survivors include her son James Vadas Jr. and his wife Margaret of Fairfield; a daughter, Barbara I. Vadas of Trumbull, and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sisters, Margaret Bergen, Helen Wilkins and Elizabeth Hurley, and her brothers Joseph and Stephen Chahey.

A graveside service is planned at 11 a.m. Friday in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 1056 Daniels Farm Road, Trumbull. Arrangements by the Redgate-Hennessy Funeral Home in Trumbull. To send online condolences, visit