Arlene Anne Wilcox

Wilcox, Arlene Anne Wife, mom, grandma and friend. Arlene, age 77, was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada. She passed away peacefully on August 4, 2017, her family by her side. Arlene was married to Harry Wilcox on October 6, 1962 and they enjoyed 55 years of marriage. Survived by husband, Harry Wilcox; son, Bob Wilcox; daughter, Julie VanderWal; and grandchildren, Chase and Bryce VanderWal; brothers, Tom Trosky of Manitoba and Jim Trosky of Indiana. In her working years Arlene provided service in government, medical, and educational settings. She retired after 18 years in the Roseville Area School District, serving students and administrators in the library and the office. Arlene will be remembered for her radiant smile, her outgoing personality, and her willingness to help those whose lives she touched. A celebration of Arlene's life will be held on Wednesday August 16, 2017, with visitation from 1-2 pm, service from 2-3 pm, and followed by a gathering with snacks from 3-4 pm in the community room. Hillside Chapel 612-781-1999 2610 19th Ave N.E., Mpls, MN 55418