Arlene Brockwell

3 June, 195226 March, 2021

Arlene Brockwell, 68, of Oneonta, passed away on Friday, March 26, 2021 at AO Fox Nursing Home in Oneonta.

She was born on June 3, 1952 in Rockville Centre, the daughter of Louis J. and Gladys (Wheelhouse) Peterson. She married Willis L. Brockwell. He predeceased her in September of 2002.

Arlene worked in the automobile industry in Long Island until her retirement in 2015.

She loved to garden, travel, the ocean, and try new things.

She is survived by her daughter, Cayce Brockwell (Bret Stevens) of Morris; grandsons, Cooper and Cameron of Morris; nieces, nephews, cousins, and many friends.

She was also predeceased by her parents; and her sisters, Christine Gent, and Gladys Moglia.

A private service will be held at the convenience of the family.

The family would like to express their thanks to the staff at AO Fox Nursing Home, Catskill Area Hospice (Helios Care), and Friends of Bill W.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Helios Care, 297 River Street, S Service Rd Suite #1, Oneonta, NY 13820.

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Arrangements are with the Bookhout Funeral Home, Oneonta.


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