Marlene H. Arndt of Owatonna died August 1, 2018 at the Owatonna Hospital. Memorial service is set for Monday August 6, 2018 at 11:00 am Trinity Lutheran Church in Owatonna. Friends may greet the family on Sunday, August 5, 2018 from 2:00 – 5:00 pm at Brick – Meger Funeral Home and one hour prior to the memorial service on Monday.
Marlene was born on March 1, 1948 in Glencoe, MN the daughter Henry and Gladys (Scharmer) Lehmberg. Marlene attended high school at Roosevelt High and graduated in 1966. She was united in marriage to Jerry Arndt and this union brought four children. The couple later divorced. Marlene was a daycare provider for over 35 years in the Owatonna area. Retiring in 2013. Marlene was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and volunteered in the kitchen at the church. She enjoyed entertaining friends at her home having coffee. Her life interests include cooking, camping, reading and keeping her house clean.
Marlene will be missed by her children Stacy (Tim) Van Engelenhoven of Owatonna, Shanda (Matthew) McMonigal of Rocklin, CA, Lanning (Jason) Maher of Owatonna, and Kelly (Tiffany) Arndt of Geneva. Her grandchildren Vanessa and Haylee Van Engelenhoven, Hunter, Quinn and Eva McMonigal, Emma and Lincoln Maher, Kylie and Cloie Arndt. Siblings Larry (Karen) Lehmberg of West Concord, MN, Bonnie (Tim) Johnson of Owatonna, Randy (Kim) Lehmberg of Grand Rapids, MN, Donna (LaVern) Wobschall of Owatonna, Ron (Roni) Lehmberg of Story City, IA, as well as many nieces and nephews. Marlene is preceded in death by her parents. Memorials may be directed to Trinity Lutheran Church or the Owatonna Public Library.