Arlene G. Flickinger

Apr 30, 2021
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1:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at Locke Funeral Home


The family will greet friends for an hour before the services.


Lincoln Cemetery, Black Hawk County, Iowa


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Arlene G. Flickinger, 94, of NewAldaya Lifescapes, formerly of Hudson, died there Friday, April 30, 2021.  She was born October 8, 1926, in Butler County, IA, daughter of Rolland E. and Sula E. Poe Turner.

Arlene graduated from Waterloo Orange High School in 1943. She married Kenneth R. Flickinger on December 12, 1943, in Waterloo and together they farmed for 41 years until retiring in 1981.  Kenneth died November 11, 2016.

Arlene was a member of the Hudson Sunshine Club for 50 years. She volunteered as a 4-H leader while the boys were growing up and a 4-H judge at the Black Hawk County Fair. She enjoyed spending her time doing needlework and reading mysteries.

Arlene is survived by her three sons, Tony (Cindy) Flickinger of Rockton‚ IL; Steven (Ellen) Flickinger of Cedar Falls; Jerry (Sue) Flickinger of Marion; nine grandchildren; and 11 great grandchildren. 

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Kenneth; a great grandson Turner Howell; four sisters, Ardith Card, Esther Thomas, Donna Schoch, and Doris Fleschner; and three brothers, Russell, Howard, and Warren Turner.

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  1. Chad and Jamie Schoch | May 03, 2021

    She was a very special lady and I always enjoyed our time together at baby showers, weddings and birthday parties. May you find peace and comfort during this time and know that she is in our Father's hands. 


  2. Judy Meyer | May 03, 2021
    So wonderful, Tony, that you had 94 beautiful years with your Mom.  What wonderful memories you have of her.💐

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