SENECA FALLS - Arlene May Kaufman Trickler, 70, of Seneca Falls, died Tuesday (April 16, 2013) at Soldiers & Sailors Hospital in Penn Yan, with her loving family by her side.
Friends may call from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday (April 19) at Coe-Genung Funeral Home in Waterloo. The funeral service will be 10 a.m. Saturday (April 20) at the funeral home. Rev. George Walter, pastor of Finger Lakes Community Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery in Waterloo.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to House of Concern Food Bank, 33 State St., Seneca Falls, 13148.
Arlene was born Sept. 2, 1942 in Seneca Falls, the daughter of Floyd and Viola P. Conley Kaufman. She was a 1961 graduate of Waterloo High School. She was employed as a waitress for various restaurants and an assistant cook at Seneca Nursing Home. Leaving employment at Seneca Nursing Home, she worked for Finger Lakes DDSO in food service and later in direct care, retiring in 2002. Arlene volunteered to work Steak Night, for many years, at Warner VanRiper Post 435; American Legion in Waterloo. In recent years, she volunteered at the House of Concern Food Bank in Seneca Falls.
She is survived by sons, Kevin (Mary Kay) Trickler of Geneva and Harold Trickler of Oaks Corners; daughter, Kim (Brett Rapini) Trickler of Water loo; daughter-in-law, Dawn Trickler of Seneca Falls; grandchildren, Matthew Trickler, Anna Trickler, Courtney (Jorge Vega) Trickler, Bryanna (Robbie Davis) Trickler, and Stephon Rapini; brother, Harold Kaufman of Canandaigua; special niece, Jackie Kaufman of Geneva; and many nieces and nephews; special friends, Timothy and Judy McCarthy, Barb Griffith, and Shari Jaycox.
She was predeceased by brothers, Richard and Floyd Kaufman.
Condolences for the family may be sent to coegenungfuneralhome. com.