Marlene Arndt(1949 - 2014)

Marlene K. Arndt, 65

Clara City

Formerly of Sauk Rapids

Feb. 15, 1949 - May 22, 2014

A gathering for friends and relatives will be from 4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in Sauk Rapids for Marlene K. Arndt, age 65, who passed away on Thursday at Clara City Care Center, Clara City. There will be a short service at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday evening at the funeral home led by Rev. Larry Wentzlaff with refreshments to follow. Burial will be at First United Church of Christ Cemetery in Fergus Falls on Wednesday, May 28th at 12:00 p.m.

Marlene was born on February 15, 1949 in Milwaukee, WI to Harold and Mabel (Johnson) Luther. She grew up in Fergus Falls and was baptized and confirmed at First United Church of Christ. She moved to St. Cloud to attend St. Cloud State University and she graduated with a degree in elementary education. She was a member at Living Waters Lutheran Church in Sauk Rapids and was a teacher at Foley Elementary School for 34 years retiring in 2005. In 2009, Marlene moved to Clara City. She enjoyed garage sales, reading, Scrabble, cards and spending time with family and friends.

Survivors include her son and daughter, Jesse (Laura) of Rice and Meghan (Chris) Wiebe of Clara City; grandchildren, Owen, Campbell and Quinn Arndt and Collin, Lucas and Joshua Wiebe. Marlene was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Dennis Luther.

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Funeral Home

Williams Dingmann Funeral Homes
324 2nd Avenue South Sauk Rapids, MN 56379
(320) 251-1454

Published in the St. Cloud Times on May 24, 2014