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Arlene Marks

Arlene Elizabeth Marks (Schell)

Saturday July 27, 1929 - Monday January 25, 2021
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Obituary

Arlene Elizabeth Marks, 91, of East Greenville, went home to be with her Lord unexpectedly and peacefully on January 25, 2021. Born in Vera Cruz, she was the daughter of the late Daniel C. and Elva M. (Yeakel) Schell. She was the beloved widow of the late Melvin Henry Marks who passed on January 24, 1992. Arlene graduated from Emmaus High School in 1947, and went on to Montgomery Hospital School of Nursing and graduated in 1950. She worked many years as an RN in the Maternity and Obstetrics departments. First for Montgomery Hospital then Allentown Hospital in the 1950’s, and then became a private nurse for her family. She volunteered for Mobile Blood Donations and was a substitute for the Perkiomen School.

Arlene was a long time member of the Zions Evangelical Lutheran Church in Zionsville, where she served primarily as a Sunday School Teacher and in the Church Choir. She was known for the love of the scriptures, the people, and she always desired to share the love of Christ and the Gospel message with others. Additionally, she was a current long-time board member for the Union School and Church Association (Dillingersville Schoolhouse).

She is survived by her daughter, Teresa Ann Marks, with whom she resided, her sister Annie, wife of Robert Souder of Vera Cruz, and many nieces, nephews and cousins. She is preceded in death by her brothers: Carl and Albert Schell.

As per her wishes, there will be a private graveside service at Zions Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery.

Contributions may be made in her memory to Zions Evangelical Lutheran Church, 5901 Kings Highway South, Old Zionsville, PA 18092. To offer the family condolences, please visit her “Book of Memories” at falkfuneralhomes.com.
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    Due to the current health crisis, services will be held privately.
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    Officiant
    Rev. Dr. Paul Sorcek
  • Interment

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    Zionsville Lutheran Cemetery
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Joanne Taylor

Posted at 09:27am
Teresa, so many good memories....today fondly remembering the surprise visit you paid us in Rochester to see Marion. No matter how frail Arlene's health was, she (and you) pushed on to do the things that we so appreciated. I know you're going to miss her a lot and we will be praying for you. Love, Walt and Joanne
EL

Ellen Litzenberger

Posted at 06:46pm
Dear Teresa,
So sorry to learn of your mother, Arlene, passing. She was a great and gentle lady always with a smile on her face.
She loved her church, nature, and all people. She would always take time to talk with you. We will miss her.
With our deepest sympathy.
Joe and Ellen Litzenberger
D

David

Posted at 10:06pm
She will always be in our hearts. My condolences to Teresa and her entire family.
The David Vazquez Family.
SB

Sue Boehret

Posted at 05:28pm
Dear Teresa - We were saddened to learn of your mother’s death. She always had a smile on her face and was curious and interested in everything.....and she was so proud of you. You could not have been a more devoted, loving daughter. You are in our thoughts and prayers. With hugs, Sue and Bob
NC

Nancy clouser

Posted at 06:23am
Dear Teresa, So sorry to hear about your mother. She was a sweet and very friendly person. Keeping you in my prayers. Sincerely Nancy Clouser
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