Irene Janice Notrem
Irene was affectionately known as "Renee" to friends. To her grandkids she was granny muffins. Irene was a lifelong learner always studying to improve herself as a single mom who during South Africa's tumultuous and difficult times, continued to strive to be the best she could be.
Her kindness and infectious smile would win anyone over in the most desperate of circumstances. Irene was fearless, yet incredibly humble. Determined to carve out a life for her four children, Renee moved to Johannesburg South Africa, from rural Lesotho.
"Renee's belief in seeing the best in people created core principles that her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren live by today which inspires them to continue to strive towards being the best they can be.