Arlene Loretta Suter

1924 - 2019

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Arlene L. Suter, 95, of Arlington, went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, October 29, 2019. Arlene passed in her home surrounded by her children. Arlene was born September 16, 1924, in Dixonville, PA, to the late Lee B. and Bertha (Luddington) Remaley. Arlene married Kenneth L. Suter on September 1, 1946, and he died January 1, 2012. She was also preceded in death by her stepmother, Eva (Farmer) Remaley. Arlene is survived by: son, Terry Suter of Arlington; three daughters: Linda (David) Chapman of Wickliffe, OH, Penny (Jim) Staley of Merriville, IN, and Holly (Paul Dean) Hunter of Arlington; 11 grandchildren: Mark (Tara) Chapman, Rebecca Huffstutler, Brian (Julie) Chapman, Dan Staley, Melissa (Brandon) Matthews, Nate (Heidi) Staley, Alisha (Joel) Newman, Rachel (Ross) Shoup, Katie (Aaron) Cheney, Jessica (Cody) Schmidt, Andrew Hunter, 19 great-grandchildren and another great grandson arriving in February, 2020. She was also preceded in death by one great-granddaughter. Arlene was a 1942 graduate of Arlington High School and a graduate of the Ft. Wayne Business School. She was a homemaker and later employed as a bookkeeper by Scott Elsea & Associates. Arlene was a member of Bible Fellowship Church, Arlington and served the Lord in many ways. She especially loved serving in the KYB and music ministries. She loved to attend and watch her grandchildren in their many activities. Visitation will be from 3:00-8:00 PM on Friday, November 1, 2019, at CRATES FUNERAL HOME, Arlington. Funeral services will be at 11:00 AM on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at Bible Fellowship Church, Arlington, where visitation will be one hour prior to the service from 10:00-11:00 AM. Pastor David Chapman will officiate and burial will follow in Arlington Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Bible Fellowship Church, Arlington and/or to Bridge Home Health and Hospice. Online condolences may be made via

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  • Visitation Details:

    620 N. Main St
    Arlington, Ohio
    Friday, November 1st 2019 3:00 - 8:00 PM

    Bible Fellowship Church[Map]
    West Fellowship Drive
    Arlington, Ohio 45840
    Saturday, November 2nd 2019 10:00 - 11:00 AM

  • Funeral Service:

    Saturday, November 2nd 2019 - 11:00 AM

  • Service Location:

    Bible Fellowship Church [Map]
    11906 West Fellowship Drive
    Arlington, Ohio 45814

  • Final Resting Place:

    Arlington Cemetery [Map]
    18470 Twp Rd 71
    Arlington, Ohio 45814

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To : Arlene L Suter Family
Date :Wednesday, October 30th 2019
From : Jack Glick
May your memories be a precious source of peace, strength, and comfort in the days ahead.
My deepest sympathy

To : Suter Family
Date :Wednesday, October 30th 2019
From : Sandy Traucht-Kniss
My deepest sympathy to you sll for your loss. We know that Arlene is with her Saviour so we celebrate her death into life eternal. She was always special to me for her words of encouragement to me through out my life and a dear friend to my mother. Praying for your entire family at this time. God bless you all.

To : The Suter Family
Date :Thursday, October 31st 2019
From : Greg and Vickie Snyder
Terry we were sorry to read of your mother’s passing in the paper today. Please accept our sincere sympathy and extend our thoughts and prayers to the rest of the family.

A mother’s passing is the hardest of all.

To : Holly Hunter and Families
Date :Thursday, October 31st 2019
From : Deb Core
Holly --
so sorry to read of your Mother's passing. I know she will be greatly missed by all, since she (along with your Dad, when he was here), was so involved in everyone's lives. You will be in my thoughts and prayers these coming days, weeks and months as you find your new normal. Hugs and love to all -- God's Blessings on everyone... my sincere sympathies.

To : Suter Family
Date :Friday, November 1st 2019
From : Brittany Woodard McClure
Praising the Lord at the thought of Mrs. Arlene singing in the Heavenly choir and in the arms of her Lord. As a lifelong friend and neighbor, she will be dearly missed. Sympathy and hugs to your family.

To : Holly family
Date :Friday, November 1st 2019
From : Ron and RoiAnn Daniels
Sorry to hear about your loss.May God grant you and your family his peace. Ron and RoiAnn

To : The Suter Family
Date :Sunday, November 3rd 2019
From : Rebecca Walters
So sorry to read the passing of your mother Arlene, her and your dad were neighbors on Liberty Street. May she RIP. Warmly, Becky Walters