Arlene Kranzler

Arlene Kranzler
Date of Birth: April 18, 1934
Died on: November 04, 2020

Arlene Kranzler, 86, of Aberdeen, SD died Wednesday, November 4, 2020, at Bethesda Home of Aberdeen.

Arlene Kirschenmann was born April 18, 1934 on the family farm near Roscoe, SD, to Edwin and Pauline Kirschenmann. She was raised on the family farm. She was united in marriage to Calvin Kranzler on July 7, 1950, in Hosmer, SD. They moved to Aberdeen,SD in 1951. Arlene worked at St. Luke’s Hospital for 36 years. Many of those years were spent working as an OB scrub tech and nurse’s aide in the nursery. She retired in 1997.

After several years of retirement, Arlene began working at Ken’s Super Foods doing food demos. Since she was a social person, she looked forward to each day of work. Arlene loved her family unconditionally. She took great pride in her home and yard and deeply valued her many friendships. She will be remembered by all for her love of life, precious smile, bold jewelry, fancy nails and clothing.

She will be dearly missed by her children: Diana (Ron) Millett, Deborah (Tom) Metz, Darcy Forsting, John (Sandy) Kranzler; five grandchildren: Brent, Jessica, Joel, Justin, Matthew and 7 great-grandchildren.

Preceding Arlene in death are her husband Calvin Kranzler; her parents Edwin & Pauline Kirschenmann; and son-in-law Terry Forsting.


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