Arlene "Lee" Krumbholz Kimbell
May 9, 2014
Arlene "Lee" Krumbholz Kimbell, Charlotte, NC, formerly from Fort Myers, FL, passed away May 9, 2014 surrounded by her five children. Born in Detroit, MI, on 1/24/33, Arlene graduated from University of Michigan with a Masters' in Physical Therapy "Go Blue". She married Leon Krumbholz on Christmas Day, 1955. Following the birth of their 5 kids in 5 years, Arlene's full-time career included being a very involved parent in the numerous athletic and social activities of her children. Following the death of her husband in 1978, she became a bookkeeper with Wiltshire, Whitley, Richardson and English, PA for many years. In September, 1990, she married her second husband, William Kimbell, who then passed away in 1996. Arlene moved to Charlotte, NC in 2010 where she enjoyed the weather and her NC family. She is survived by her 5 children, Lynn (Jim) Krumbholz Lee/Fort Myers; Jeff Krumbholz/Charleston, SC; Leslie (Mike) Krumbholz Davis/Estero; Lauren (Ron) Krumbholz Robertson/Charlotte, NC and David Krumbholz/Fort Lauderdale - 13 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren - as well as her brother, Robert (Maggie) Roose along with numerous nieces and nephews. Arlene financially supported numerous charities throughout her lifetime and asked that in lieu of flowers or attending a memorial service, that monetary donations be made to the St Jude's Children Hospitals or the
as well as to take time to volunteer with a charity / organization of your choice.
Published in The News-Press on June 5, 2014