Obituary: Arlene Hinrichsen, 88, Goodfield

Staff Writer
Woodford Times

Goodfield - Arlene Hinrichsen, 88, of Goodfield, died at 4:20 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012, at the Apostolic Christian Home in Eureka where she was a resident.

Born on March 21, 1923, in Eureka, to Leonard and Sally Ifft Fehr, she married Hans Hinrichsen on Aug. 15, 1942, in Peoria. He died Sept. 2, 2000.

Surviving are eight sons, Bill (Jan) Hinrichsen of Goodfield; Jim (Lauri) of Eureka; Chuck (Brenda) of Goodfield; Mike (Gerri) of Goodfield; Ron (Jean) of Roanoke; Mark (Sue) of Eureka; Bruce (JoEtta) of Secor; Keith (Tammy) of Peoria, Ariz.; four daughters, Kathy (Jordan) Feucht of Princeville; Molly (Noel) Davis of Goodfield; Joanne (Alan) Roth of Congerville; Pam (Mike) Moore of Athens, Ala.; one brother, Gene (Marge) Fehr of Eureka; four sisters, Helen Belsley of Eureka; Madeline Cawley of Eureka; Eunice (David) Beutel of Tremont; Carol (Alvin) Beutel of Tremont; 45 grandchildren, and 28 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother, two sisters, and one grandson.

After raising her children, Arlene worked at Gangloff Jewelers in Eureka for many years.

She was a member of the Goodfield Apostolic Christian Church where funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 20, 2012. Church ministers will officiate. Visitation will be held on Sunday afternoon from 1-4 p.m. at the Goodfield Apostolic Christian Fellowship Hall and from 9-9:45 a.m. on Monday before the service at the church. Burial will be in the Goodfield-Congerville Apostolic Cemetery. Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in Eureka is assisting the family with their arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Eureka Apostolic Christian Home. Online condolences may be sent to the family at