Arlene J. Reid - 84
12/20/1933 - 3/26/2018
Arlene J. Reid, age 84 of Clinton, passed away Monday, March 26, 2018 at her home. In following Arlene’s wishes, cremation rites have been accorded. No visitation or services are being planned. The Pape Funeral Home is assisting the family. In lieu of flowers memorial may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association and sent to the family at 1709 Crestline Drive, Clinton, Iowa 52732. Arlene was born on December 20, 1933 in Clinton, the daughter of David and Dagney (Anderson) Kinkaid. She married William Reid on January 28, 1950 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Clinton. Arlene had been employed at the Clinton Garment Factory for 28 years. She enjoyed bowling, dancing, gardening, walking, fish fries, feeding the hummingbirds, and cooking for her family. She loved sitting in the sun tanning and their camping trips to Bagley, Wisconsin. Arlene is survived by her husband, William; three daughters, Gloria Raun, Donna Matz and Diana (JD) Dohrn all of Clinton; a son, Raymond (Bobbie) Reid of Baggs, OK; 15 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; 7 great-great grandchildren; three sisters, June (LeLand) Thompson of Clinton, Ruth Ann (Dean) White of Maquoketa, and Laurie (Lawrence) Heath of Muscatine and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; a granddaughter, Renae; two sisters, Ruby Wynkoop and Doris Lyman and a brother, David “Bud” Kinkaid Jr.
In following Arlene’s wishes, cremation rites have been accorded. No visitation or services are being planned.