Arlene E. Wohlman, age 89 of Hartington, NE died on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at the Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton, SD.
Mass of Christian Burial will be on Monday, February 10, 2020 at 10:30 am at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Hartington with Rev. Owen Korte officiating. Burial will be in St. Michael’s Cemetery in Hartington. Visitation will be on Sunday, at the Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington, from 2:00 – 5:00 pm with a vigil service at 4:00 pm. Visitation will continue one hour prior to services on Monday. Arrangements are under the direction of the Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington.
Pallbearers will be Harlen Grosskop, Brett Mainquist, Ross Wortmann, Brandon Mainquist, Hunter Grosskop, Caleb Schnider and Burnell Herbolsheimer.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Steve & Patti Rokusek, Bob & Carol Hamilton, Donna Flom, Aleacia Herbolsheimer, Sue Kramer, Melissa Wortmann, Michelle Grosskop, Renae, Avery, Irelynn, Hailey and Danielle Mainquist.
Arlene was born the youngest of 10 children to Fred & Elizabeth (Goeden) Hoesing at her rural home in Menominee, NE on May 31, 1930. She attended grade school in Menominee, 2 years of high school at Mount Marty and 2 years at Holy Trinity graduating in May 1948. Arlene married Kenneth Wohlman on August 13, 1949 at Yankton, SD to this union were born 3 children: James, Mary, and Connie. Kenneth died May 11, 1988 at the age of 58.
Arlene worked several places — Holy Trinity Cafeteria and the last 30 years before retiring was spent at Food Town in Hartington. She was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Hartington.
She enjoyed her flowers, gardening, baking and mending for her grandchildren. Her hobby was making quilts for family, friends, Norfolk Mission and the Orphan Grain Train. She loved her polka and country music. She enjoyed spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, especially watching their ball games.
She is survived by her children, James (Donna) Wohlman, Mary Grosskop and Connie (Bill) Mainquist all of Hartington; grandchildren, Harlen (Michelle) Grosskop of Elkhorn, NE, Brett (Renae) Mainquist, Melissa (Ross) Wortmann of Hartington, Brandon Mainquist of Wayne, NE; great-grandsons, Hunter Grosskop, Caleb Schnider; great-granddaughters, Avery, Irelynn, Hailey, Danielle Mainquist; sister, Della Goeden and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Kenneth; son-in-law, Lou Grosskop; five brothers, Robert, Francis, Hilary, Clarence, Emery and infant brother; two sisters, St. Leonette, and Dorothy Kralicek; 3 brothers-in-law, and 4 sisters-in-law.