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 Arlene V <I>Baker</I> Lindsey

Arlene V Baker Lindsey

Jolley, Calhoun County, Iowa, USA
Death 26 Apr 2013 (aged 87)
Surprise, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
Burial Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 101020312 · View Source
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Arlene Vivian Lindsey was born to Emma Greve Baker and Harley Baker on October 28, 1925, at their farm located near Jolley, Iowa. She graduated from Ayrshire, Iowa, in 1944 and went to work following high school in Rockwell City, Iowa, at the Rexall Drug Store. Following WW II, Arlene met and married Edward McCarville and had two sons, Paul McCarville and Michael (Mick) McCarville. Arlene worked as a correctional officer at the Iowa Women's Reformatory first in Rockwell City, and later in Mitchellville, IA. During her time working in Mitchellville, and living in Altoona, she met and married George Lindsey Jr., her second husband. George preceded her in death in 2001. Arlene moved to Surprise, AZ, with her son Mick and his wife Vicki in 2006. Aging with Dignity, an assisted living home, was her residence from 2009-2013.

Arlene was preceded in death by her husbands, parents, sisters Mercedes Hickey and Caroline Conway. She was blessed with three grandchildren, Amy McCarville Ramadan, Chicago; Andrew McCarville living in Davenport, IA, and Kelsey McCarville Kelly living in Seattle, WA. She has three great-grandsons: Mo and Ramses Ramadan, Chicago; Aaron McCarville, Davenport.

The family will greet friends and relatives in Arizona May 1st. Services will also be held in Iowa in July with interment in the Laurel Hill Cemetery, Des Moines, Iowa.

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mother of paul and mick McCarvill




  • Created by: bill alexander
  • Added: 20 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101020312
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Arlene V Baker Lindsey (28 Oct 1925–26 Apr 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101020312, citing Laurel Hill Cemetery, Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by bill alexander (contributor 47028395) .