June 21, 1944 ~ July 25, 2014
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Karen Ann diRenzo, 70, of Asheville, passed away on Friday, July 25, 2014 at Duke University Hospital. A native of Morristown, NJ and raised in the Netcong Borough, Ms. diRenzo was a daughter of the late Albert and Margaret Healy diRenzo. She was a social worker with a Master's Degree she received from the University of Chicago in Illinois, and was a Certified Teacher of Science in New Jersey. She was employed at All Souls Counseling Services. She is survived by her partner, Della Tatham, and brother, Richard "Dick" diRenzo, of Miami, FL. A memorial service for Ms. diRenzo will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be sent to Brother Wolf Animal Rescue at https://www.bwar.org/donate/. Groce Funeral Home on Tunnel Rd. is assisting her family.