Arlena loved the outdoors, snowmobiling, golfing and traveling around the country. She loved traveling in Alaska and made many trips there. She loved to watch Jazz Basketball and especially enjoyed a good cup of coffee in her motorhome.
She is survived by daughter, Darlene Reidhead-McNutt (Ken) of St. George; son, Robert "Bob" Atwood (Emily) of St. George; daughter, Jannette Jensen (Jim) of St. George; sister, Betty Hatch of Salt Lake City; 8 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
A visitation will be held Monday, July 23, 2012 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., with a short service to follow at Metcalf Mortuary, 288 West St. George Blvd., St. George, Utah. Interment will be held Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at the Orem City Cemetery, Orem, Utah. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Metcalf Mortuary, (435) 673-4221.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the American Cancer Society, (800) 227-2345 or www.cancer.org.