July 28, 1936 - December 14, 2017
Arlene Mae Edelman was born to Rudolph & Anna J. (Krejdl) Urban in Crete, Nebraska on July 28, 1936. She passed away at Fairview Manor in Fairmont, Nebraska on December 14, 2017 at the age of 81 years, 4 months, and 16 days. She grew up on a farm south of Exeter and graduated from Exeter High School with the class of 1953. After graduation she attended the Lincoln College of Business and earned an Associates Degree. She was married to Edwin Koehler on February 14, 1958. They lived in Lincoln and two children were born to this union, Joann in 1959 and Rudy in 1963. Her working status was as a bookkeeper at the Lincoln Hotel and part time in the evenings at Valentino’s Pizza. Later in life she moved to Greenwood, Nebraska and worked as a bookkeeper at the Greenwood Truck Stop. She retired from HiGain in Lincoln, Nebraska in 1986. She was married to Duane Edelman in 1984 and they moved to Geneva in 1992. She was preceded in death by her parents, Rudolph and Anna; and husband Duane. She is survived by her children Joann Paulsen and husband Terry and Rudy Koehler all of Beaver Crossing, Nebraska; 5 grandchildren; 1 great grandchild; nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives. A Funeral Service for Arlene was held on Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at the Farmer Funeral Home in Exeter. Father Mark Pfeiffer was the officiant. The recorded selections “In The Garden,” “The Old Rugged Cross,” and “Somewhere My Love” were played during the service. Pallbearers for the service included Rudy Koehler, Terry Paulsen, Jason Koehler, and Jeff Thomsen. Interment was held in the Exeter Cemetery following the Funeral Service. Farmer Funeral Home of Exeter conducted the services and online condolences can be left at www.farmerandsonfuneralhome.com Memorials are suggested to the family for later designation.
Arlene Mae Edelman was born to Rudolph & Anna J. (Krejdl) Urban in Crete, Nebraska on July 28, 1936. She passed away at Fairview Manor in Fairmont, Nebraska on December 14, 2017 at the age of 81 years, 4 months, and 16 days. She grew up... View Obituary & Service Information
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