Ms. Arlene Ruth McLellan, aged 93, daughter of the late John & Martha Crombe, was born April 28th, 1925, in Rochester, NY, & passed away peacefully at Solace Hospice on March 18th, 2019.
Preceded in death by her brothers, William, Ross, Robert, Clyde, & Ray Crombe, & sister Beatrice Finlan. Survived by her sons, Charles, John, & Joel; her daughters, Carol Fugate & Judith McLellan; grandchildren Sarah, Chris, Tabitha, Michele, Alayna, & Ian; many great-grandchildren, nieces, & nephews.
Arlene was a retired physical education teacher & a graduate of Cortland College, as well as a devoted mother & homemaker. She enjoyed crafting & making many items for her family, such as quilts & clothing, that will always be cherished. Above all, she was always most grateful for time spent with family & friends.
A Memorial Service celebrating Arlene’s life will be held on April 28th, 2019, at 1 PM, in the Givens Chapel, on the main campus of Givens Estate. In lieu of flowers may send donations to Care Partners Hospice Solace Center 21 Belvedere Rd Asheville NC 28803