Arlene Stein Antweil passed away on January 1, 2016 at the age of 86 in her home in Dallas, Texas. She was born on November, 6.1929 in Canton, Mississippi to Melvin and Rose Stein. She grew up in Jackson, Mississippi.
Arlene married Joseph David Antweil in El Paso, Texas. They were happily married for over 30 years until Joe’s sudden death in 1984. Arlene was a member of Temple Emanu El in Dallas for 31 years. She worked in retail as a sales associate for over 30 years in both Fort Worth and Dallas, Texas.
Arlene is survived by her daughter Felise Leidner and Harold Leidner of Dallas, Texas; her son Abby Antweil of Los Angeles, California; her son, Brian and Flora Antweil of Houston, Texas; and her grandchildren Rachel Leidner Kaufman (Andrew), Jared Leidner, Hallie Antweil, Brooks Antweil (Carina), and Conner Antweil.
Arlene was preceded in death by her husband Joseph David Antweil and sister Lolita Cohen, formally of Jackson Mississippi.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to Temple Emanu El 8500 Hillcrest Rd. Dallas, Texas 75225 or the Alzheimer’s’ Association Greater Dallas 4144 North Central Expressway #750, Dallas, Texas 75204.