A hometown newspaper with a local office, local owners & lots of local news

Obituary: Arlene A. Anderson

Sept. 1, 2021, we lost an amazing person. Arlene A. Anderson, 87, passed away peacefully at Plainview Estates in Cloquet. She was born Sept. 20, 1933, to George and Senja (Ylikoski) Ahlgren in Cloquet. Arlene was married to her high school sweetheart, Dennis, until his passing in 1993.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and her brothers, Arnold and Gordy. Arlene was a wonderful mother who will be missed by her children, Tami Rodd, Karrie (Rob) Osvold, and Kris (Kari) Anderson; seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; her siblings, Ron (Kathy) Ahlgren, Poik (Elaine) Ahlgren, Bruce (Marla) Ahlgren, and Rosie Manderfeld; her brother-in-law, Donny (Rosie) Anderson; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Memorials preferred to The Gordy Ahlgren Future Fund, c/o Cloquet Educational Foundation, 302 14th St., Cloquet MN 55720. A private graveside service will be held. Nelson Funeral Care, 218) 879-3225

Pine Knot News, Sept. 3, 2021