Vans, Arlene Marie (nee Brodzinski / “Brodie”), age 74 was called home to the Lord on Friday, March 16, 2012 while surrounded by her family. Arlene is survived by William (Bill), her beloved husband of 57 years. Beloved sister of Carol Schultz; Loving mother of Yvonne (William) Bekoscke, Anthony and Gregory; Dear mother-in-law of Brenda Natola; Cherished grandmother to William (Dawn) Bekoscke, Ann Bekoscke, Justine Natola, Brittany (Rocky) McCloud, Kyle Vans, and Courtney Vans; Great grandmother to James.
The family will receive friends in celebration of Arlene's life at the Humenik Funeral Chapel, 14200 Snow Road, Brook Park OH, on Tuesday March 20th from 2-4 and 6-8PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10AM on Wednesday at Mary Queen of the Apostles Parish. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery.
For those who wish, the family suggests contributions to: Hospice of the Western Reserve, Contributions, 17876 St. Clair Avenue, Cleveland OH 44110; and Berea Animal Rescue, 390 Barrett Road, Berea OH 44017
Tuesday, March 20th, 2012, 2:00pm – 4:00pm, Humenik Funeral Chapel
Tuesday, March 20th, 2012, 6:00pm – 8:00pm, Humenik Funeral Chapel
Wednesday, March 21st, 2012, 10:00am, Mary Queen of the Apostles
Holy Cross Cemetery