Arlene Mae (Lassen) Schlotfelt, 86, of Cedar Rapids died Saturday, May 23, 2015 at her home following a short illness. Services: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Teahen Funeral Home by Chaplain Joe Kane, with burial at 2:30 PM at Evergreen Cemetery, Vinton. Friends may visit with the family after 10 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Arlene is survived by her son Bryan (Elizabeth Cwik) of Cedar Rapids; daughter Janeen (Mike) Schultz of Fairbault, MN; five grandchildren John (Gina), Ben, Caitlin, Derek and Daniel (Priscilla) and brother Merlin (Gerene) Lassen of Dysart.

She is preceded in death by her husband Roger, parents and sister Lois Klink.

Arlene was born on September 16, 1928 in Benton County the daughter of Severt and Margaret Gill Lassen. She married Roger Schlotfelt on April 19, 1950 in LaPorte City. She worked at the Teamsters Credit Union for 30 years before retiring in 1991.

Arlene loved to quilt and was a strong musician and piano player.

Memorials may be directed to Hospice of Mercy.

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