Arlene Mae Pies

Arlene Mae Pies, 85, of De Leon, Texas, (formerly of Ackley) passed peacefully and met her Lord and Savior on April 18, 2021, in Temple, Texas. She was born May 8, 1935, in Steamboat Rock, Iowa, to George Harold Rosburg and Pauline Roll Rosburg. Arlene married Robert Pies at the Little Brown Church in Nashua, Iowa, and made their home in Ackley, Iowa. Arlene was raised in Iowa and she and Robert moved to De Leon in the late 1990s from Ackley, Iowa. She was a long-time member of De Leon First United Methodist Church. Arlene was active many years serving on the De Leon Hospital Auxiliary, a role she dearly loved. She was also a long-time member of the Red Hat Society. In her spare time, she enjoyed playing Bridge and 42 with her wonderful friends. She was very talented at crafting and loved to crochet. Above all, Arlene loved her Lord and her family. She was a devoted wife to Robert, an attentive mother to her children; a doting grandmother; and a loyal friend and caring neighbor. Arlene will be missed by the many who loved her dearly. She is survived by her daughter, Kathy Daniell and husband, Robert; grandchildren, Casey Daniell and Megan Daniell; numerous nieces and nephews; and other extended family. Arlene has been reunited with her parents, husband, and son, Darwin Pies. Visitation will be 2-3:00 p.m. Saturday, May 29, 2021 at the Sietsema Funeral Home of Ackley with burial to follow at the Oakwood Cemetery in Ackley. In lieu of flowers, please consider contributing in memory of Arlene to Hospice or a local nursing care facility.


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