Arlene Altman, 88, of North Huntingdon, passed away Monday, August 1, 2022 at her home. She was born May 3, 1934 in Harrison City, a daughter of the late John and Helen (Lauffer) Kemerer. Arlene was a member of Circleville United Methodist Church and Norwin Art League. She enjoyed embroidering, crocheting, sewing and gardening and was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Frank Altman, infant daughter, Darla Joy and brother, Terry Kemerer. She is survived by her children, Janine (Gary) Opfer, of Boston, PA, Cheryl (Earl) Kiser, of N. Irwin, Kirk (Deb) Altman, of Irwin, Renee (Andrew) Gabany, of Penn Twp., Craig (Kelli) Altman, of Newnan, GA; grandchildren, Steven (Melissa) Opfer, Rachel Fawcett, Michael, Juliana, Sarah, Christina Gabany, Madison, Kellsi, Kirk Jr. and Kevin Altman. Step grandchildren, Kelly (Jeff) Welding, Jessica Kiser; step great-grandchildren, Ella, Jeffrey, Oliver, Keraline, Hunter, D.J., Zoe; step great-great-grandchild, Liam; and sister, Sue (Gary) Oden. Friends will be received on Thursday from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA. A funeral service will be held on Friday at 10 a.m. in Circleville United Methodist Church. Interment to follow in Brush Creek Cemetery. The family would like to thank Excela Health Hospice for their compassionate care. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com
Originally published August 02, 2022.