Irene S. Waxon age 91 of Hudson passed away Friday, July 21, 2017 at her home. She was born to Olaf and Mary Nestrud on November 21, 1925. She married Vern Waxon and to this union they were blessed with twin daughters. For some years, Irene worked in St. Paul as a bank teller. She was known as a hard worker and an excellent cook. She loved her family and enjoyed spending time with them. Irene is preceded in death by her daughter, Vicky Lynn; brothers, Orvin, Maynard, Truman, and Donald Nestrud; sisters, Muriel Nestrud, Pearl Buckman, and Ardis Swenson. She is survived by her husband, Vern; daughter, Vivian Kaminski; grandchildren, Melissa, Benjamin and Nikolas; great-grandsons, Benjamin and James; siblings, Floyd (Marie) Nestrud, Leonard (Muriel) Nestrud, Marlyce Huppert, Anita Smith; sister-in-law, Ginny Nestrud; former son-in-law, Joseph Kaminski; furry friend, Tess; many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. A funeral service was held Friday, July 28, 2017 at 2 pm at Trinity Lutheran Church (1205 6th St.) in Hudson. Visitation was held Thursday from 4-6 pm at Trinity Lutheran Church and on Friday one hour before the service. Interment was in Willow River Cemetery. Memorials may be given to the Humane Society or St. Jude’s. Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services of Hudson.