Arlene H. Schlueter
May 19, 1936 – October 3, 2021
Arlene Schlueter, born Arlene Helen Lampe on May 19, 1936, died peacefully on October 3, 2021, surrounded by family. Born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska, she attended St. Mary’s High School and graduated from Duchesne College with a teaching degree. She married John “Jack” Schlueter on June 20, 1960, and together they raised five beautiful children.
Arlene was an active and devoted member of St. Joan of Arc parish until she and Jack moved to Madison, Nebraska in 1999. She was a faithful Adorer of Our Lord in the Blessed Sacrament and served as a sacristan at St. Leonard’s parish in Madison. She taught religious education as well as English to the children of the parish until she and Jack moved back to Omaha in 2006.
Arlene was a wonderful mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. Her faith was her strength, and her family was her world. She had a special devotion to Jesus, the Blessed Virgin Mary, and St. Joseph.
Arlene was preceded in death by parents, Joe and Helen Lampe; husband, John. She is survived by five children: Thomas of Tucson, Arizona, Amy Hughes (Steven) of O’Fallon, Illinois, Carolyn Ziemann (Kevin) of LaVista, Nebraska, Robert of Omaha, Nebraska, Michael (Amy) of Englewood, Colorado; ten grandchildren; one great-grandchild;sister, Joyce Connolly (John) of Omaha, Nebraska; brother Robert Lampe (Joann) of Omaha, Nebraska.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, October 6th from 5pm to 7pm followed by VIGIL SERVICE at 7pm at West Center Chapel. MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL: Thursday, October 7th at 10:30am at St. Columbkille Catholic Church, 200 E. 6th Street, Papillion. Interment: Resurrection Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
To view live broadcasts of the Vigil Service and Mass, please go to www.heafeyheafey.com and click the “View Live Cast” button on the home page.