Irene A. Reule, 67 of Ellendale, ND died November 23, 2021 at her home. She was born August 12, 1954 to Harold and Erika (Gabriel) Lang. Irene was raised and educated in the Chicago area and after graduating from high school she worked for Great Lakes Naval Base. It was during that time Irene met Rocky. They were married in Chicago and later moved to Ellendale in 1995. Irene furthered her education in 1998 at Presentation College in Aberdeen, SD as a lab tech. Irene worked at various hospitals around the Ellendale area until her retirement. She enjoyed gardening, flowers and spending time with her numerous labrador retrievers. Irene in survived by her husband Rocky, one son Jim Jansen, one brother Dave and two sisters Carol and Nancy. She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother Paul. Services will be held at a later date. Arrangements by Hoven Funeral Chapel, Ellendale.