(Friday - March 19, 2021) - Arlene Frances Flom, age 95, of Kingsford, passed away on Thursday, March 18, at Evergreen Assisted Living in Kingsford.

Arlene was born in Iron Mountain on July 20, 1925, daughter of Arthur and Alice (Haley) Flom. She graduated from Iron Mountain High School in 1942 and from the University of Michigan in 1948.

Her career as an administrative assistant took her to various library, church and business offices, mostly in the Chicago area. She retired from Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association in Chicago, and in 1999 she returned to Iron Mountain to live in the family house. She was a member of Our Saviour's Lutheran Church. In her younger years she loved to travel especially on hiking, canoeing and skiing trips. Her lifelong interests included reading, nature study, bird, photography, music and art. She loved singing in many church choirs and the Dickinson County Community Chorus.

Arlene is survived by her nieces and nephews, one sister-in-law, and one brother-in-law.

She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Arthur and William, and two sisters, Bernice and Alma.

Visitation will be held from 1:00 until 2:00 PM on Thursday, March 25 at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church in Iron Mountain. Funeral services will follow at 2:00 at the church. Pastor Paul Strom will officiate. Burial will be at Forest Home Cemetery in Athelstane, Wisconsin.


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