Ethel D Arnold (Hengstler) , 93 passed away in Galloway NJ on Monday, May 27, 2019. Born in Konstanz Germany in 1925, immediately returning to her family’s home in Union, NJ where along with her two sisters, Marge and Lilly attended and graduated from Union High School. Following family responsibilities, Ethel worked as both a crossing-guard in Berkeley Heights and in the cafeteria at Governor Livingston High School then moving to Allstate Insurance Company, New Providence NJ from where she retired.
She was a resident of Berkeley Height for over 60 years and was active in community functions along with her husband Jurgen, who predeceased her in 2015. Ethel and Jurgen were well known in the Berkeley Height Rescue Squad and Senior Citizens of Berkeley Heights and active in the American Legion / VFW. In addition, Ethel leaves behind her loving children; Peggy Springgay and her husband Dennis, of Gilroy CA, Debra Alimonti, her husband Robert of Long Valley, New Jersey and Wayne Arnold and his wife Debbie of Galloway New Jersey. In addition Ethel has four grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
A family memorial will be held at an undetermined future date.
Donations may be made in Ethel’s memory to the Berkeley Heights Rescue Squad, 378 Snyder Ave Berkeley Heights, New Jersey 07922. http://bhvrs.org/