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Arlene Mickelsen Waters

    Arlene Mickelsen Waters 73, died on her birthday, July 26, 2009 at Henderson, Nevada following a illness with cancer.

Arlene was born July 26, 1936 at Grant, Idaho the daughter of Lorin and Sidney Mickelsen. She grew up in Idaho where she attended her schooling.

She married Teddy Waters on May 27, 1955 in the Idaho Falls LDS Temple. They lived in Alhambra, California for 40 years moving to Henderson Nevada eleven years ago. While in California Arlene worked for the Arroyo School District as a typist.
She and her husband were both active members of the LDS Church serving in many positions.

She is survived by her husband Ted of Henderson NV.; Children - Tamara (Robert) Day, and Tonya (Leonard) Gainey, both of Henderson, N V; Jeffrey (Jennifer) Waters, Victorville, CA.; Jerald (Anita) Waters, Tracy, MN.; Tedene Haase, N. Las Vegas, NV.; Siblings - Lorin Peter Mickelsen Jr. and Daniel Mickelsen both of Idaho Falls, ID.; Marjene Hall, Orem, UT.; and Kathy Daynes, Provo, UT.; 15 Grandchildren, 4 Great Grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, July 30, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. in the Burkholder LDS Chapel in Henderson NV.; Friends may call at the Church one hour prior to the Services. A visitation will also be held Saturday, Aug. 1, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. in the Garfield LDS Church (74 N. 3700 E.) just prior to going to the Grant Cemetery for interment services. Nevada services are under the direction of the Palm Mortuary and Idaho services are under the direction of the Bidwell Funeral Home . Condolences may be sent to

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