Irene M. Bartenfelder, 80


Irene M. Bartenfelder, 80, of Ocean View, Del., formerly of Bel Air, Md., passed away, surrounded by her loving family, on Wednesday, July 17, 2019. She was born in Baltimore, Md., daughter of the late William Renner and the late Marie (Krasiy) Renner.

Bartenfelder is survived by her loving husband, Donald J. Bartenfelder; two children, Donna Marie Larkin and her husband, John, of Cockeysville, Md., and Mark Bartenfelder and his wife, June Castner, of Washington, D.C.; six grandchildren, Emma McCarthy, Patrick Larkin, and Grace, Alexa, Aidan and Fiona Bartenfelder; a brother, William Renner Jr.; and a sister, Patricia Burgess and her husband, Frank.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 26, 2019, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, 35318 Church Rd., Frankford, Del., 19945. Interment will follow at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Millsboro, Del. A reception will follow the burial at Donald and Irene’s home. In lieu of flowers, the family suggested memorial contributions to the American Heart Association (www.heart.org). Condolences may be sent online at www.melsonfuneralservices.com.