Arlene Jane Gardner
Arlene Jane Albrecht Gardner was born on June 24, 1959 in Giddings, Texas to Leon & Marie (Schneider) Albrecht. She was united in marriage to Charles Gardner on March 28, 1983 in McAllen, Texas and worked in the accounting department of Farmers Insurance.
Arlene was preceded in death by her grandparents and a cousin, Marcus Durrenberger.
She is survived by her parents, Leon & Marie Albrecht of Paige; her husband, Charles Gardner of Paige; her daughter, Valerie Gardner of Austin; two brothers, Royce & Gail Albrecht of Paige and Curtis & Brenda Albrecht of Paige; two sisters, Kathy & Robert Neal of Hills and Gladys & Raymond Padgett of Round Rock; sister-inlaw, Maureen & John Swint of Leander as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Arlene Gardner, 51 of Paige, Texas, were held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Giddings, Texas with Rev. Keith Aschenbeck and Rev. Robert Tiner officiating. Burial followed at the Friendship Cemetery in Hills, Texas.
Serving as pallbearers were Javier Martinez, Matt Neal, Brandon Padgett, Bryan Albrecht, Steven Albrecht and Brad Albrecht.
The family would like to especially thank Gladys Padgett for all her help and support in our time of need.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 175, Giddings, Texas 78942, the Lee County Cancer Resource Center, 165 West Austin, Giddings, Texas 78942 or the charity of one’s choice.