Jean A. Arnold, 94, of Ely, dies

Jean Winette (Aylsworth) Arnold, 94, of Ely passed away on Monday, October 12, 2015 at Ely Bloomenson Hospital. Born June 4, 1921 in Libertyville, Ilinois to Harold and Ethel Aylsworth, she had been a resident of Ely since 1971, most recently at Carefree Living Center.
Jean married Fred Arnold in 1946 and resided in Libertyville, Illinois before moving to Gurnee, Illinois. In 1971, Jean and Fred bought Coral Ridge Resort in Babbitt, MN. Ten years later Jean and Fred built a home on Little Long Lake and later moved to a home on Garden Lake.
Jean loved sewing, knitting, needlepoint, hunting, fishing and spent many hours fishing the wonderful lakes of Minnesota.
Jean is survived by her four children: Virginia (Michael) Bellman of Salem, Oregon; Joseph (Ann) of Dundee, Illinois; Susan (Robert) Logan of Conway, Arkansas; and Mary (Phil) Maddern of Ely; grandchildren: William, Matthew, Michael. Jacob, Christopher, Megan, and Melissa; great grandchildren: Matthew, Abigail, Sean, Samantha, Natalie, Nils and Brooke.
The family has entrusted arrangements with Kerntz Funeral Home. Jean had requested that there be no memorial.