A funeral service was held oct. 19 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Jersey City, for Arlene C. Babula, 95. She passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Oct. 16. A lifelong resident of Jersey City, Arlene was a graduate of PS 6 school and Dickinson High School. She has been an employee of Christ Hospital in the business office for fifty five years and was still currently working in the patient access area. Arlene was also a faithful and longtime member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Jersey City.
Arlene was predeceased by her husband, Chester G. Babula. She is survived by her daughters, Karen K. Shaw, (David) and Gail E. Babula; grandson, David Kalajian; great granddaughter, Sofia Jatskevich and Sofia’s mother, Palina; step grandchildren, Mindy Shaw Faulkner (Joel) and Julie Shaw Ramzel, (Andy); step great grandchildren, Jillian, Christopher, Emily, Jack and Alex and step great great grandchildren, Marley, Vivienne, Carli, Cypress and Fern.
Services arranged by the McLaughlin Funeral Home, Jersey City.

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