Arleta Marie Childers


date of birth April 6 1937

date of death September 2 2014

Arleta Marie Childers, 77, passed away on September 2, 2014 in Canby, Oregon. She was born in Canby, Oregon on April 4, 1937 to Chlyde and Dorothy Hepler.

Arrangements entrusted to Molalla Funeral Chapel


Arleta Marie Hepler Childers
Apri16, 1937 -September 2, 2014

Arleta   Marie   Hepler   Childers passed  away  at  the  age  of  78 on September 2, 2014, at Hope Village in Canby, Ore. She is preceded in death by her husband Stanley Childers.

Arleta was born in Molalla, Ore. on April 6, 1937, to Clyde  and  Dorothy  Hepler. She graduated  from Molalla High School in 1955. After attending Linfield College and Oregon College of Education, she completed her degree at Mount Angel College, graduating with her husband, Stan.

Arleta and Stan  were married  on March  1, 1958. They were devoted to teaching, most notably their time teaching in Alaska, of which she had many fond memories. She will be remembered by all as a fiercely devoted teacher, mother and grandmother.

Arleta is survived by her daughters, Chanon Malmberg of Molalla, Ore. and Dorothy Cruz of Hubbard, Ore; sons, Wesley Childers of Pocatello, ID, and Stanley Childers, Jr. of Anchorage, Alaska; 14 grandchildren; 16 Great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild and many friends and former students.

A  memorial   celebrating   her  life  took  place  on September  6 at Arrowhead  County Club. A private family graveside service followed at Adams Cemetery, Molalla.

ln lieu of flowers please make donations to Molalla High School Alumni Association. P.O. Box 1050, Molalla, OR 97038.

Reprinted from the Molalla Pioneer, September 10, 2014