1944 - 2021
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Arlene was called to Heaven on December 24, 2020 after a lengthy illness while living in Fort Worth, TX. Arlene was a fighter, being a cancer survivor. With her illnesses she always had a smile on her face. Arlene enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Arlene was a huge Willie Nelson fan, Making her kids listen to his albums over and over. Arlene began working as crime prevention clerk with the Imperial County Sheriff's Office. She worked her way up and retired as a correctional officer, with the rank of sergeant. She was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Marie Zanetti and brother, Henry Zanetti. Arlene is survived by her children, Robert (Lupe) Hamilton, Barbara (Joe) Armstrong, Wayne (Mona) Strobeck and Victoria (Rigo) Vera; brother, Albert (Lorri) Zanetti; numerous grandchildren, nieces and nephews. A memorial page has been setup at

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Published in Imperial Valley Press Online on Mar. 7, 2021.
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April 29, 2021
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.
Albert Zanetti
April 5, 2021
You were Always a great part of my life Arlene. I will never forget you my precious friend.
Linda Carpio
March 17, 2021
Great woman, taught me alot when I worked with her at I.C.S.O. Always willing to help anyone. See you in Heaven.
Oscar E Ruiz
March 11, 2021
Rest in Peace Ms. Hamilton my condolences to Wayne and the rest of the family.
Jose Guerrero
March 10, 2021
Sarge...Rest in Peace for you are no longer suffering. Go be with the Angels..for you are now one of them. You will never be forgotten.
Efrain Tanori
March 8, 2021
Well this is not what I had in mind while searching for you. You were a great friend and co worker. I’m so sorry for your loss. Hugs and prayers of heeling to the families
Beth Rodden
March 7, 2021
Sending my sincere condolences to Arlene's family. I enjoyed working with Sgt. Hamilton at ICSO back in the early 90's. She was a very hard working person and always had good words of wisdom. Prayers to her and her family. RIP Arlene.
Marina M. Williams
March 7, 2021
I worked with Arlene at ICSO when she was a Clerk, and Transportation Officer . . . .Very dedicated individual. . . .May she be received by The Creator for her next venture. . . . -Amen -
John Davis
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