Age 89, of Middletown, DE, formerly of Farmville, VA, passed away on August 12, 2012 at her home. She immigrated to the United States from Germany in 1952. Irene retired as a bank teller with Delaware Trust after 20 years service. She was a former member of Zion Lutheran Church, and a member of the Delaware Chapter of the German American Club. She loved to oil paint and exercise, was an excellent cook and seamstress, and enjoyed gardening and knitting. Irene was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. Her husband, Charles S. Clay died in 2005.
Irene is survived by her children, Michael C. Clay (Altha), Deborah White-Boone (Dan), and George S. Clay; 6 grandchildren; and 3 great grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, August 17th at 7:00 pm at the MCCRERY & HARRA FUNERAL HOME, 3710 Kirkwood Highway at Duncan Road where friends may call after 6.
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