Irene St. Cyr Bartel
Irene St. Cyr Bartel, 77, of Anna Maria, died May 24.
Born in Summerville, Mass., Mrs. Bartel operated a pet-sitting business on Anna Maria Island for many years with her late husband Ben. She worked in the food industry. She was a member of Women of the Moose in Bradenton Beach, VFW Auxiliary of Palma Sola, and the American Legion Auxiliary Kirby Stewart Post 24. She was a member of St. Bernard Catholic Church, Holmes Beach.
Visitation and a service was May 28 at Griffith-Cline Funeral Home, Island Chapel. A service at the Bradenton Beach Moose Lodge will be announced at a later date.
She is survived by brother Carl A. Magnusson of Tewksbury, Mass.
Edward der Mateosian
Edward der Mateosian, 91, of Bradenton, died May 20.
Born in New York City, Mr. Der Mateosian was a research chemist with the Barrett Co., and a physicist at Brookhaven National Laboratory. He was one of the founding fathers of nuclear spectroscopy. During World War II he worked at the Naval Research Lab. He was a graduate of Columbia University.
A celebration of his life was May 26. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Hagop Armenian Church and Cultural Center, 7050 90th Ave. N., Pinellas Park FL 33782.
He is survived by daughters Maro Lorimer of Holmes Beach and Lisa of Chicago; sister Florence Mardirosian of Arlington, Va.; and nephews Dr. Haid Mardirosian of Arlington and Gregory Mardirosian of Tallahassee.