- September 8, 2023
Arlene Heinen, 83, of Brooklyn, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2023, at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. A memorial service will be held for Arlene at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2023, at Kloster Funeral Home, Brooklyn, with Rev. Josh Gerard officiating. Inurnment will be at the Brooklyn Memorial Cemetery, Brooklyn. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 11, 2023, at Kloster Funeral Home, Brooklyn. Memorials may be directed to the Brooklyn Library.
Arlene is survived by her husband Howard of Brooklyn, her sons Brent Heinen of Malcom, Mike (Karen) Heinen of Williamsburg; Karenâ€™s children Jennifer (Cory) Richmond of Ely, Stephanie Timm (Dylan McCrabb) of Williamsburg, Michelle Timm of Cedar Rapids; three great-grandchildren, Dempsey, Evra and Rooney Richmond; and her brother Dale Byerly of Mondovi, Wis.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Kendly and Elsie Foreman Byerly; and her older brothers Gerald Byerly and Wayne Byerly.
Online condolences: www.klosterfuneralhome.com.