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Arlene Carter Leffler - January 30, 2011


Arlene was born Feb. 12, 1917 to Melva and Josie Carter in Hayes County, Neb. She died Jan. 30, 2011
Wayne was born Feb. 11, 1918 in Holdrege, Neb. to Charles and Nellie Leffler and grew up in Hayes Center, Neb. He died April 20, 2010.
They met in English class at Hayes Center High school and married on April 23, 1938 in Ogallala, Neb. remaining married three days short of 73 years.
They resided near Spokane, Wash. for 35 years before retiring and splitting their time between travel and winters in Mesa, Ariz. for over 40 years. They spent their last four years in Longview, Wash., near their son and his family.
They are survived by two sons, Rodger and wife Barbara, five grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren–all in Australia; and Jim and wife Jan, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren–all in Washington.
Graveside services and interment will be held on July 25, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. CT for Wayne and Arlene Leffler.
Services will be held at Morning View Cemetery in Wallace, Neb.