Herzberger, Arlene O.
Bay City, MI
(formerly of Reese)
Arlene passed away, Wednesday, January 9, 2013, age 89 years. She was born June 21, 1923 in Reese Michigan to the late Charles and Cecil M. (Matthews) Arndt. Arlene was a beloved wife to Howard H. Herzberger, and he survives her. They were married at the stroke of midnight January 1, 1942 at Reese International Church. She enjoyed doing crafts, knitting, and crocheting, but most important to her was the time she spent with her husband and family. She was retired from Serv-A-Pure where she worked alongside her husband since 1946. Together, Arlene and Howard, were in several business adventures; strongly supporting each other through the good and the not so good times.
She is survived by her husband of 71 years, Howard H. Herzberger; three sons, Howard J. (Pam) Herzberger, Richard C. (Sandy) Herzberger, and Philip J. Herzberger all of Bay City; 7 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; son in law, Ken Robertson of Bath MI & sister in law, Bertha Herzberger Carey of Bay City. Many nieces, nephews, and cousins also survive. She was predeceased by her daughter Charlene (Cookie) Robertson, and her brothers Rufus and Willard Arndt.
A Memorial Service will be held at 12 Noon on Saturday, January 19, 2013, at the Hyatt Ewald Funeral Home, 700 N. Monroe St., Bay City MI with Chaplain Carol Wesolek officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 10 AM until service time. In lieu of flowers, those considering an expression of sympathy are asked to consider memorial contributions to Hospice Advantage. To sign online guestbook, visit www.cremationsocietymidmi.com