Arlene Carol DeLaMater (Ouderkirk), age 79, was received by our Father & Lord & Savior Jesus Christ on the 30th of November 2021. Arlene was born on April 4, 1942 in Albany, NY to Ervin and Helen Ouderkirk. Growing up in East Greenbush, she met her late Husband Lawrence E Delamater while attending Columbia High School, graduating in 1960. Arlene and Lawrence were married October 1, 1960. Traveling during her husband's time in the Navy, then settling back in East Greenbush to start a family. A homemaker and childcare provider for years, Arlene later worked at memorial hospital where she retired after many years. Arlene enjoyed being part of her quilting group, tending to her gardens and plants, and was continuously a caregiver to whomever walked through her doors.
Predeceased by her loving husband of 54 wonderful years, Lawrence E DeLaMater and son Charles E DeLaMater.
Arlene is survived by her two daughters Lara A DeLaMater (Tim Brady), Susan M Wescott (Pete), and a son, William L DeLaMater (Kristen). Followed by her grandchildren Kaitlyn S DeLaMater, Zachary L DeLamater, Joshua M Wescott, Nathaniel W DeLaMater, Liam T DeLaMater, Cooper E Wescott. Along with her great Grandchildren Stephen L Bernard and Jackson A Berton Bernard.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend her calling hours Sunday afternoon 2-5 with a memorial service at 5 o'clock at the Rockefeller funeral home 165 Columbia Tpk Rensselaer.
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Memorial contributions may be made in Arlene's name to the Miracle League 10 McDonald Lane Rensselaer, NY 12144