Elizabeth Angell “Liz” Ireton

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Elizabeth Angell “Liz” Ireton, age 76, of Hilton Head, SC and formerly of Columbia, MD died Sunday, October 29, 2017 at home with her husband, Tom by her side.

Liz was born on November 27, 1940 in St. Paul, Minnesota, the eldest daughter of Richard T. Angell and Katharine K. Angell. After completing elementary school and high school at the Convent of the Visitation in St. Paul, she graduated from Marymount College in Tarrytown, NY in 1963 where she earned a degree in Education. Following graduation, Liz married her husband, Tom and moved to Baltimore, MD. In 1969 she and Tom moved to Columbia, MD. After raising her three children, she returned to the game of golf that she enjoyed in high school and soon became an avid golfer and longtime member of the Women’s Golf Association. She was a communicant of St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church and a volunteer with Meals on Wheels. She will be missed by a host of cherished friends that she has made throughout her life.

Mrs. Ireton is survived by her loving husband of 54 years, Thomas F. Ireton; son, Thomas F. Ireton, Jr. (Dianne); daughters, Kelly Muthiora (Art) and Jennifer Swope (Chris); brother, Phil Villaume; sister, Mary Murphy (Bob); and grandchildren, Sarah, Ryan, Kacy, Luke, Tegan, and Holland.

A funeral mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m., Friday, November 10, 2017 at St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church, 31 St. Gregory Drive, Bluffton, SC 29909.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Liz’s memory may be made to Hospice Care of the Low Country, 7 Plantation Park Drive, Unit 4, Box 3827, Bluffton, SC 29910.

Sauls Funeral Home of Bluffton is assisting the family. www.saulsfh.com