Bom-Wrapper

Iris Flynn

Iris M. Flynn

Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Iris Flynn, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Iris Flynn

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Iris's Tribute Fund


  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Iris's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.

Obituary

Iris M. Flynn, of Wilmington, NC, formerly of Somers and Yonkers, NY, died after a brief illness on May 21, 2021. She was 84.

Iris was born in Brooklyn, NY to Booth Clayton and Olive Mae (Pique) Ingram. She was raised in Yonkers, NY and graduated from Gorton H.S. Iris married her high school sweetheart, James E. Flynn, at St. Peter’s Church in Yonkers on November 14, 1959. Together they raised their children in Yonkers where they were parishioners of St. Anthony’s Church. In later years they moved to Heritage Hills in Somers, NY and then to Wilmington, NC.

During her career Iris worked as an Executive Assistant for the Gestetner and Loral Corporations in Yonkers and later followed her passion as a floral designer for Flowers by Carol in Dobbs Ferry, NY.

Iris is survived by her husband James E. Flynn (of the Flynn Memorial Home in Yonkers, NY) and her children, James E. Flynn, Jr. (Theresa), of Tarrytown, NY, Elizabeth A. Flynn, of Wilmington, NC, and Timothy J. Flynn (Lisa) of Croton-on-Hudson, NY. She is also survived by her grandchildren Christopher, Stephanie, Valerie, Clayton, Faythe, Jack and great granddaughter Melody; her sisters Jacqueline Morris and Katherine Cryeski, as well as many nieces and nephews.

Visiting hours will be held at the Flynn Memorial Home in Yonkers on Wednesday, May 26th from 4:00 to 8:00 pm. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Anthony’s Church in Yonkers on Thursday, May 27th at 10:00 am. Burial will follow at St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Somers, NY.

Flynn Memorial Home, Inc.
1652 Central Park Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10710
914-963-5178
www.flynnmemorialhome.com
Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Iris

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, May 26th, 2021 | 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, May 26th, 2021 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Flynn Memorial Home - Central Park Ave.
    Address
    1652 Central Park Avenue
    YONKERS, NY 10710
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Thursday, May 27th, 2021 | 10:00am
    When
    Thursday, May 27th, 2021 10:00am
    Location
    Saint Anthony's Church
    Address
    1519 Nepperhan Avenue
    YONKERS, NY
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Location
    Saint Joseph's Cemetery (Somers, NY)
    Address
    357 Route 202
    SOMERS, NY 10589
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Purchase Flowers

Consider providing a gift of comfort for the family of Iris Flynn by sending flowers.

Purchase Flowers

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Iris here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
SR

Sher Ripley

Posted at 03:42pm
Sending the whole Flynn family prayers for your loss of your sweet wonderful Aunt Iris. May her memories be forever in your hearts and know you have Angel Iris above watching over her family.
Blessings,
Sher Ripley ( Kristen Flynn's CA Friend)
NM

Nora & Manny

Posted at 07:48pm
We send you thoughts of peace and courage.
Tree Image
A memorial tree was planted in the memory of Iris Flynn — Plant a Tree Now
PS

Petsa Schwartz

Posted at 03:03pm
I am so sorry to hear this news. Iris was my Anchor in Yonkers and we were the best of friends.
She was a wonderful person and neighbor but more like family to me. My prayers and thoughts go to
Jim and to Jimmy, Betsy and Tim. Love y'all. Petsa
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: