Arlene G. Halstead
Arlene G. Halstead, 93, of Grayling, passed away on Sunday, May 19, 2019. She was born on May 14, 1926 in Marion, Indiana to Joe and Esther (Hayes) Dilling. Arlene married Claude Halstead, Jr. on March 31, 1947 in Manistee, Michigan. He preceded her in death n 2000 after 53 years of marriage.
Arlene attended Michelson Memorial United Methodist Church and was previously quite active in activities of the church, was a cub scout leader for her children, she sold 'stamps' for savings bonds for Grayling State Bank, and was active in NCO Club activities. She enjoyed traveling, and enjoyed many types of crafts.
Survived by her children: Raymond (Sarah) Halstead of Grayling; Carolynne Baker of Grayling; Leslie (Paula) Halstead of California; Kenneth Halstead of Grayling; Dwane (Margaret) Halstead of Maryland; Elizabeth (Steven) Weaver of Frederic; and Kim (Dawn) Halstead of Grayling.
Arlene was blessed with several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by her husband Claude, infant daughter Laura; grandsons David Baker and Joshua Halstead; 5 sisters and 1 brother.
Services were held on Thursday, May 23, 2019.
Interment was at Elmwood Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to www. sorensonlockwood.com
For those that wish to remember Arlene by memorial contribution, please consider Crawford County Commission on Aging or Alzheimer's Association.
Arrangements by Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home.