Arlene L. Case, 86, of 1467 South Avenue, Lewis Run, passed away, Saturday, July 28, 2012 at The Pavilion at BRMC where she had been a resident for the past 5 years.
Born in Red Rock on August 23, 1925 she was a daughter of the late Myrl E. and Grace L. (Belser) Bailey.
On August 7, 1948 in the Derrick City United Methodist Church by the Rev. David Klinger she married Douglas L. Case who survives.
She attended Derrick City Elementary School, School Street Junior High School and was a 1943 graduate of Bradford High School. She entered the Bradford Hospital School of Nursing in 1943 and graduated as a registered nurse in 1946.
She worked as a registered nurse and head nurse at the women's side of Bradford Hospital. From 1951 to 1969 she was a nurse at the Lewis Run school and did part time work as a private duty nurse. In 1969 she went to work as the office nurse for Dr. Medden, Dr. Watkins, and Dr. Konwinski at Surgical Associates. She later worked for Dr. Schecter, Dr. Graves and prior to her retirement in 1991 she worked for Dr. Graham.
She was an active member of the Evan Memorial United Methodist Church and held many offices as well as a Sunday School Teacher. She was a member of the Bradford Christian Womens Club and volunteer at the American Cancer Society. She was a member of the Army Cadet Corp.
Surviving in addition to her husband Doug, of almost 64 years is one daughter-in-law Dr. Patrice Case of Naples Fl, two granddaughters: Elizabeth Ann Case of Chicago IL, and Emily Christine Case of New York City NY, and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, one daughter Peggy Jo Case who died December 22, 1969, one son Dr. Gary D. Case who died December 17, 2011, three brothers; Myrl E. Bailey Jr. Thomas V. Bailey, and Eugene G. Bailey,
Friends are invited to call on Wednesday August 1, 2012 at the Evans Memorial United Methodist Church from 10:00am to Noon at which time funeral and committal services will be held with the Rev. Larry Corner, pastor officiating. Burial will be in McKean Memorial Park Cemetery.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to the Evans Memorial United Methodist Church or a charity of the donors choice.
Online condolences may be made at www.hollenbeckcahill.com