Arlene Findora (nee Chrobak), age 79, our loving mother who passed away
peacefully surrounded by her children and grandchildren on Tuesday, November
Arlene was born October 17, 1940, and lived her entire life in Avon. She
was a 1958 graduate of Avon High School and a 1960 graduate of the former
St. Joseph School of Practical Nursing, Lorain. Arlene was retired as a
licensed practical nurse from the former Good Samaritan Nursing Home, Avon,
and then went on to work as a private duty nurse. While raising her
children, Arlene was active in the Girl Scouts, enjoying a trip to
Washington DC and camping trips with the Girl Scouts. In the past, she rode
horses with her friends from high school, and enjoyed bowling, lunch with
friends, and being a Red Hatter.
Survivors include her three children; Teddy, Lisa Williamson (Tom Spencer),
and Kristine Saylor, five grandchildren; Russel, Michael, Sara, Victoria,
Valerie, and six great grandchildren; Emily, Courtney, Lilly, Zachary, Baya,
She was preceded in death by her parents, Theodore and Irene (nee Pulcer)
Chrobak, her former husband Theodore Findora, and many pets.
All services are private. In Arlene's honor, memorials may be made to
Friendship APL, 8303 Murray Ridge Rd., Elyria, OH 44035.