Arlene M. Kroboth, 83 of Walnutport died Saturday September 14, 2013 in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. She was the wife of the late Alfred Kroboth, and companion of the late Norwood "Barney"ì³Œ Thomas. Born in Walnutport, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Dora (Rice) Benninger. Arlene worked as a sewing machine operator for the former Ceasares Apparel in Danielsville. She attended Good Shepherd UCC, Slatington. Arlene was a past president of RW Fritzinger VFW Auxiliary Post 7215, a member of the Diamond Ladies Auxiliary, and Springside Ladies Auxiliary.
Survivors: Daughters; Carol wife of David Blose of Slatington, Deborah wife of David Fusacchia of Pen Argyl. Son; Frank Kroboth and wife Sandy of Walnutport. 7 Grandchildren, 12 Great Grandchildren. Sister; Ruth Gaston. Sisters in law; Noreen Rice, Elsie Kroboth, and Margaret Kroboth. Nieces & Nephews.
Services: 11AM Saturday September 21, 2013 Harding Funeral Home, 25-27 N. Second St, Slatington PA. Calling hour 9-11AM at the funeral home. Interment to follow at Union Cemetery, Slatington.
Contributions: In Arlene's memory can be made to Pius X Harvest Auction, 580 3rd Ave, Bangor Pa 18013 or Diamond Fire Co., 120 Main St, Walnutport PA 18088.