Arlene R. Beetle
Arlene R. Beetle, 72, of Sherman, Illinois, died at 4:35 a.m. on Thursday, November 14, 2013, at Villa East Healthcare Center in Sherman. Mrs. Beetle was born in Springfield on August 9, 1941 to Andrew and Ruby Ohl McLaughlin. She married Walter L. Beetle on August 15, 1959 and he survives.
She is also survived by two daughters, Christine (Bob) Pritchard of Sherman, Carolyn Beetle (fiancé, Danny Williams) of Williamsville; daughter-in-law, Julie Beetle of Chatham and son, Danny (Patti) Beetle of Strunk, KY; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two sisters, Dorothy McLaughlin of Springfield and Betty Angel of Florida, one brother, Andy (Bev) McLaughlin of Springfield and several nieces and nephews.
Arlene was a homemaker and had also worked at Boss Glove Manufacturing. She loved playing Bunco and bingo. She enjoyed fishing and loved to crochet.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one son, Michael Beetle.
Visitation: 9:00-11:00 a.m. Monday, November 18, 2013 at Staab Funeral Home
Service: 11:00 a.m. Monday, November 18, 2013 at Staab Funeral Home with Pastor Mark Emerson and Pastor Adam Cruse officiating. Burial will be in Camp Butler National Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.