Arlene L. Berens
February 13, 1935 - September 06, 2017
Arlene L. Berens, 82, a longtime resident of Naperville, IL, passed away peacefully on September 6, 2017, surrounded by the love of her family, at her home at Community Nursing Center in Naperville. She was born in Chicago, IL on February 13, 1935. Arlene is survived by her loving children, Linda Kolev, David (Carrie) Berens and Amy (Michael) Wittersheim; her cherished grandchildren, Richard (Rachel) Kolev, Michael Berens, Rebecca (Eric) Strotman, Christina (Anthony) Oraham, Ryan Wittersheim, Amanda Wittersheim and Devin Berens and her great-grandchildren, Albanie, Lilliana and Clark Kolev and Penelope Oraham; her dear brothers, Lou (Phyllis) Gatch and Melvin (Carol) Gatch; as well as her many adoring nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Louis Gatch, Sr. and Bernice (nee Vileikis) Gatch, and her sister, Nadine (the late John) Skiba. Arlene was extremely dedicated to her family and was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She will be deeply missed.
Visitation will be Saturday, September 9, 9:00 AM until the time of funeral services at 11:00 AM at the Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville. Interment will follow at Resurrection Cemetery, Justice.