McMullen, Arlene L. , age 75, of Fort Meyers, FL, and a former Medway resident, died on Monday afternoon, October 25, 2010, at Joanne’s House at Hope Hospice in Bonita Springs.
Born in Waltham on August 5, 1935, she was a daughter of the late Leonard and Thelma Rose (Aylsworth) Bartlett. She was a 1954 graduate of Waltham High School.
Arlene married in 1954 and set about making a loving home for her family in Medway. For many years she enjoyed serving as a mother advisor for the International Order of the Rainbow for Girls in West Medway, Norwood and Belmont. A former director at the Rainbow Camp in Hanson, Arlene was also an accomplished artist and was fond of knitting.
She is survived by her husband, Gene McMullen; two daughters, Bonney Whitecross and husband Alan of Lexington, KY, and Vickie Gay and husband Timothy of Norfolk; three grandchildren, Jill Cooper, Katie Bedenbaugh and Leanne E. Gay; and two great-grandsons, William and Ryan Bedenbaugh.
Her funeral will be held at the Roberts-Mitchell Funeral Home, 90 Curve Street, Millis, on Monday, Nov. 1st at 2:00p.m. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery, Medway.
Visiting hours will be Sunday 2 – 4p.m.
If desired, donations may be made in Arlene’s memory to the Shriners Burns Hospital, 51 Blossom St., Boston, MA 02114.