Eleanor Louise Arendt

GOWANDA – Eleanor Louise Arendt, 82, died Saturday, May 25, 2013 at her home on Caroline Road in Gowanda, NY. She was born November 17, 1930 in Collins, NY, the daughter of the late Bert and Edna (Bastedo) Jensen. She graduated from North Collins High School, Class of 1947 and worked as a real estate agent for

seven years. She was a member of the former Collins Art Club, Immanuel Lutheran Church of Gowanda, Slovenian Club, Gowanda Moose and Collins Seniors. She enjoyed her art and also taught art classes and was an avid euchre player, bowler and traveler. She always enjoyed spending time with her family and numerous friends. She is survived by four sons: Gerald K. (Debra) Arendt of Eden, NY, Paul D. (Elaine) Arendt of Gerry, NY, Keith B. (Nina) Arendt of Hamburg, NY, Robert A. (Janice) Arendt of Collins, NY, two daughters: Elaine B. (Jude Kawczynski) Struebel of Buffalo, NY, Ellen R. (Gary) Pope of Gowanda, NY, four

brothers: Richard Jensen of Collins, NY, Walter Jensen of Collins, NY, James Jensen of Collins, NY, Douglas Jensen of Collins, NY, two sisters: Margaret Spengler

of Lawtons, NY, Shirley Dash of Gowanda, NY, 11 grandchildren, and three great grandchildren. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by

her husband Kurt P. Arendt on October 14, 2004, and her sister Betty Reding. Visitation will be held at Hills Funeral Chapel, 255 Aldrich Street, Gowanda

on Tuesday, May 28, from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, May 29, at 10:30 a.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 40 South

Chapel Street, Gowanda, NY. The Rev. Travis S. Grubbs Pastor will be officiating. Burial will be in the Collins Center Cemetery in Collins Center. The family suggests memorial to Immanuel Lutheran Church, 40 So. Chapel Street, Gowanda, NY 14070.