Irene C. Bentley

Irene C. Bentley, 83, of Northville, N.Y., passed away peacefully after a short illness, surrounded by her loving family.

She is survived by her loving and adored husband of 62 years, Loren Bentley. She also is survived by her three children, Lorraine Bentley of Gloversville, Bruce Bentley of Mayfield, and Mark Bentley and his wife, Kathy of Duluth, Ga. In addition, she is survived her grandchildren, Lindsay Bentley Munro and her husband, Simon, Todd Bentley and his wife, Sarah, Patrick Bentley, Brian Bentley, Connor Bentley; her niece, Betty Mikenas Lee of Amsterdam; as well as several nieces and nephews.

Most recently, Irene thoroughly enjoyed swimming at the YMCA, activities with the Edinburg Senior group, and weekly card games with her friends.

In keeping with her wishes, there will be no calling hours. A memorial service will be held at St. Francis Catholic Church in Northville on Saturday, January 19, 2013, at 11 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to Mountain Valley Hospice, 108 Steel Ave., Gloversville, NY 12078.

Arrangements are being handled by the Northville Funeral Service Inc. Online condolences may be sent to