Nov. 15, 1937- July 27, 2018
Arlene Andel, 80, of David City, passed away July 27, 2018, at the Butler County Health Care Center with her family at her side.
The funeral will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, July 31 at Assumption Appleton Church in David City with viewing from 9-10 a.m. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. on Monday, July 30 at Assumption Appleton Church with a 7 p.m. PCCW Rosary. Burial will be at Assumption Appleton Cemetery. Memorials can be made to Assumption Appleton Church.
Arlene was born Nov. 15, 1937, on a farm near Brainard to Joseph and Albina (Rolenc) Kozisek. She went to grade school at Holy Trinity in Brainard and graduated high school from Dwight Assumption in 1965. On May 29, 1965, she was united in marriage to Miles Andel at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Four children were born to this union.
She enjoyed trying new recipes for cooking and baking. Arlene also liked reading, gardening, raising chickens, embroidery, and watching birds. She was a member of the Butler County Czech Singers and Club, the Assumption Appleton PCCW, the church choir, and she volunteered at the Aquinas Library. She kept herself busy and spent 20 years as a housekeeper for the Fiesta Hotel.
Arlene is survived by her children Karen (Michael) Ostry of Bruno, Candace Schaefer of Columbus, Carmen (Chad) Podolak of Columbus, and Kevin (Michelle) Ande, of Bruno; sister-in-law Betty Meysenburg of Bellwood; 18 grandchildren Matthew Ostry, Louis Ostry, Cecilia (Jared) Dressman, Angelica (Clayton) Callens, Maria Ostry, Helena Ostry, Anthony Ostry, Gerard Ostry, Lydia Ostry, Gabriella Ostry, Carl Ostry, Trenton Schaefer, Brooke Polodak, Collin Polodak, Jaelyn Polodak, Dylan Andel, Clarice Andel and Kaylee Andel; four great-grandchildren Joachim and Mariam Dressman, Rowland and Ambrose Callens.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband Miles Andel in 2013, infant brother Arnost Kozisek, and great-grandchild Anna Maria Dressman.