Age 95, of Middletown, DE, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 4, 2017 at Brackenville Healthcare Center in Hockessin, DE.
Born in Wilmington, Irene was the daughter of the late Theodore and Hattie (Nagowski) Olkowski. She worked as a cashier for Pathmark for 22 years until her retirement.
Her loving husband, Angelo M. Spinazzola, her son, Michael Spinazzola and her siblings, Albert Olkowski, Frances Olkowski and Anna Hilyard, predeceased her.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Christine and Walter Gale of Middletown, DE; her brother, Theodore Olkowski of Wilmington, DE, her grandchildren, June M. Smith (Jackie), Carolyn A. Wyka ( Joseph), both of Middletown, DE, Matthew S. Spinazzola ( Heather) of Townsend, DE, Michael A. Spinazzola of Rehoboth Beach, DE, Jillian Taylor (Mark) of Wilmington, DE, her great grandchildren, Derek June, Alexandria Wyka, Gabriel, Nico and Lillian Spinazzola, and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, June 19th at 7 PM at Mealey Funeral Homes & Crematory, 2509 Limestone Road, Wilmington where friends are invited to visitation after 6 PM. Condolences may be made by visiting MealeyFuneralHomes.com.