top banner

Obituary Listings

Proud to Be Family Owned and Operated.

Arlene Ruth Paluch

November 26, 1924 February 22, 2016
Arlene Ruth Paluch
There are condolences waiting approval on Arlene's Tribute wall

Plant a tree in memory of Arlene

An environmentally friendly option
Obituary for Arlene Ruth Paluch

Arlene R. Paluch, 91, of Oconto, passed away Monday, February 22, 2016 at Woodland Villages, Oconto. Arlene was born November 26, 1924 in Green Bay to the late Clifford and Dorothy (Palmer) Elkey. She married Jules Paluch on September 4, 1947. He preceded her in death on August 26, 2010. Arlene graduated from Mountain High School and then from Holy Family Nursing School in Manitowoc. She spent her first year in nursing in San Antonio, TX and then moved to Oconto and worked at the Oconto Memorial Hospital. She also worked for Dr. Zantow for twenty three years. Upon his death she returned to Oconto Memorial Hospital, in charge of infectious control. The last ten years of her career were spent at Riverside Nursing Home as Director of Nursing. Arlene was an avid walker, seamstress, and water color artist. She also enjoyed knitting, crocheting and traveled extensively. Arlene was active in the community with her volunteer work.

Arlene was a devoted wife, mother and homemaker to three daughters, Catherine (Robert) Herald, Middleton; Patricia (Steven) Heimerman, Oconto; Janice Daniels, Oconto; a son, Thomas Paluch, New Ulm, MN; a sister, Marge Christenson, Green Bay; four grandchildren Andrew Heimerman, Paula (Paul) LeCalsey, James (Jennifer) Herald, Jeffrey (Amanda) Herald; and two great grandchildren, Sophia LeCalsey and Ried Herald. She was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Leland Christenson.

The family will receive relatives and friends at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Oconto, from 9 to 11 AM Saturday, February 27, 2016. Memorial Mass will be celebrated 11 AM Saturday at the church with the Rev. Joel Sember officiating. Burial will be at the Oconto Catholic Cemetery. Online condolences may be expressed at www.gallagherfuneralhome.net.

In lieu of flowers a memorial fund will be established.

To plant a tree in memory of Arlene Ruth Paluch, visit the Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Visitation

Saturday

27

Feb

9:00 AM 2/27/2016 9:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 2/27/2016 11:00:00 AM
Holy Trinity Catholic Church

300 Arbutus Avenue
Oconto, WI 54153

Holy Trinity Catholic Church
300 Arbutus Avenue Oconto 54153 WI
United States

Service

Saturday

27

Feb

11:00 AM 2/27/2016 11:00:00 AM
Holy Trinity Catholic Church

300 Arbutus Avenue
Oconto, WI 54153

Memorial Mass by Rev. Joel Sember.

Holy Trinity Catholic Church
300 Arbutus Avenue Oconto 54153 WI
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Oconto Catholic Cemetery Final Resting Place

Oconto, WI 54153

Oconto 54153 WI
United States
Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries


alt

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Loading...