TIPP CITY - Arlene J. Hughes, 74 of Tipp City, passed away Saturday, May 11, 2013, at Upper Valley Medical Center, Troy, Ohio. Born Nov. 9, 1938, in Piqua, Ohio, to the late Frazier and Marjorie (Gilliland) Karnehm. She is also preceded in death by her daughter, Gina (Hughes) Perry; and one brother, Roger W. Karnehm.
She is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, Ronald L. "Ron" Hughes; children, Kirk and his wife Janet Hughes, Fort Wayne, Ind., Brent and his wife Marla Hughes, Tipp City; brothers and sisters, Melvin and Dawn Karnehm, Grand Rapids, Mich., Dennis Karnehm, Huber Heights, and Brian and Jill Reese, New Carlisle; and grandchildren, Tiffanie and Brandon Perry, Ben, Aaron and Abigail Hughes and Aeleia Hughes.
Arlene was a homemaker and loved caring for her family. She was a member of the Lake Avenue Church in New Carlisle. Public graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 15, 2013, Maple Hill Cemetery, South Hyatt Street, Tipp City.
Donations may be made in loving memory of Arlene to Hospice of Miami County. Arrangements have been entrusted to Frings and Bayliff Funeral Home, 327 W. Main St., Tipp City, OH 45371. Visit www.fringsandbayliff.com.
Frings & Bayliff Funeral Home
327 W. Main St.
Tipp City, OH 45371