Arlene A. Kimker
of White Bear Lake
Arlene was a strong woman and she lived a long and full life. She had seven children and when the youngest was 4 she went back to school for her teaching degree. She then taught in the White Bear Lake public schools for 25 years. She walked to and from school for most of those years. She was also a world traveler and she visited more than 25 countries.
Preceded in death by her husband Irving; daughter Barbara; and sisters Floss Kissling, Anna Nemitz and Evie Meyer.
Survived by her children Nanci (Alan Weisbond), James, Gina, Tom (Julie), Terri, and Beth (Jim Wanless); grandchildren Bridget, Molly and Rob Kimker, Jonah Weisbond, Andrew and Jennifer Zimmer, and Zach Wanless; nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be on Saturday, December 29th, 2018 from 3 PM – 5 PM at the HONSA FAMILY FUNERAL HOME 2460 East County Road E, White Bear Lake.
Memorial Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 AM on Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019 at CHURCH OF ST. PIUS X, 3878 Highland Avenue, White Bear Lake. Interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
The family would like to thank Lakeview Hospice and the staff at The Waters for their care. Memorials preferred to Rein in Sarcoma or Doctors Without Borders.