Posted by on December 6, 2020 3:56 am

Categories: Schuylkill County Obituaries

arlene kimmel obituary

Arlene G. Kimmel, age 93, of Hegins, passed away Friday, December 4, 2020 at the home of her daughter in Chula Vista, CA.

She was born on Thursday, July 21, 1927, in Hegins, a daughter of the late Charles Miller and the late Mamie (Hepler) Miller.

She was a 1945 graduate of the former Hegins Twp. High School.

Arlene was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Pottsville.

Her husband, Wallace L Kimmel, passed away in 2007. She was also preceded in death by her parents; by two daughters, Linda G Donohue, and Ginger L Kimmel; and by ten siblings.

She is survived by two sons, Lamar B Kimmel and his wife Wendy of Hegins, and Leon I Kimmel and his wife Theresa of Coal Township; two daughters, Jane E Herb of Bradenton, FL, and Holly M Kimmel of Chula Vista, CA; eight grandchildren; four great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Burial will be made in Friedens Cemetery, Hegins.

Buffington-Reed Funeral Home, Valley View, is in charge of arrangements.

Condolences can be left for the family at

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