Irene McCormack’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

August 21, 1938

Death Date

May 21, 1991

Age of Death

52 years

Cause of Death

N/A

Place of Death

Huasahuasi, Peru

Profession

Missionary

The missionary Irene McCormack died at the age of 52. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Remembered for her missionary work in Peru with the Sisters of St. Joseph of the Sacred Heart, McCormack was murdered by members of a Peruvian Communist guerrilla group.

After becoming a member of the Sisters of St. Joseph at age nineteen, she had a three-decade teaching career in her native Australia. She began her Peruvian missionary work in the late 1980s.

She was an avid amateur tennis player and golfer.