On Saturday, November 5, 2022, Arlene was taken home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Born and raised in Newark, New Jersey, in 1943, she was the daughter of Anthony and Millie Petrucci, both deceased.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Norman of 45 years; her son Shawn Fennelly; and her brother-in-law Joseph Fennelly.
Survivors include two grandchildren, granddaughter Amanda Gehrman of Lexington, Virginia; grandson Andrew Alexander of Alexandria, Virginia; one great granddaughter, Ana Cristine Gehrman and brother Anthony Petrucci of Fort Myers, Florida.
Arlene was an active member of the Calvary Chapel of Melbourne's Womens Ministries.
She will be laid to rest at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia, alongside her husband.