Arlene Louise Alderton, 82, passed away April 23, 2013. Survived by her husband of 62 years, James E. Alderton, Sr.; children, Marjorie (Efrem) Carrasco of Littleton, Colo., Vicki (Jeff) Pelletier of Littleton, Colo., John (Danita) Alderton of Pueblo, James E. (Penny) Alderton Jr. of Amity, Pa., and Kurt (Melissa) Alderton of Barbourville, Ky.; half-brother, Alfred Roberts; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Arlene was born Aug. 9, 1930, in Midland, Mich., to Lester and Dorothy Wendt. She was a member of the Red Hat Society. There will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Saturday, Apr. 27, Montgomery & Steward Chapel. Online condolences,

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  1. To: The Alderton Family.I am sorry for your lost.May the many memories of your love one bring you comfort and strength in the days ahead.

  2. QArlene always brought so much fun to our Red Hat get togethers. Her one liners were great and her sense of humor made everyone smile. She will truly be missed by the group. My condolences to the family.

  3. I went by the old Arlen’s store in Bay City, Michigan in memory of my sister-in-law Arlene. It was her favorite store many years ago.

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