Information from Fred D Knapp & Son Funeral Home
Serena T. Bechtel passed away suddenly Tuesday July 13, 2021.
She attended The Foote School, Miss Porter’s School, Yale University, and Parsons School of Design from which she received an MA in the History of Decorative Arts. She worked in the museum, auction, and appraisal fields, as well as at Backroads and recently at Above and Beyond Move Management, a company she founded with a friend.
A past member of the Historic District Commission for the Town of Greenwich and the Board of the Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation, Serena continued her involvement with the Stanwich Congregational Church, the Colonial Dames, and Hortulus.
She is survived by her three beloved children and their father David Bechtel, her sister and brother-in-law Rachel and Jonathan Davis, Jr., and her parents, Lisa and David Totman.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that gifts be made to Stanwich Congregational Church, Greenwich, Connecticut and designated in her memory.