Arlene C. Schaar


Arlene C. Schaar, 81, of Point Pleasant, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 19, 2021, surrounded by her loving family.


She was born on November 13, 1940 in Point Pleasant and was a lifelong resident.


Arlene worked a dental assistant and O.R. technician in Manasquan for over forty years.  She was an avid gardener, who loved wild flowers, and spent countless days fishing and crabbing along the Jersey Shore.  She had a great love for all animals and took in many rescues throughout her life.


Arlene was predeceased by her loving husband, Herman; son, Arthur Trantafello; and parents, Paul and Mary Chadwick.


She is survived by her children, Suzanne Kleme, Laurie Trantafello, and Andrew Trantafello. Also surviving are her six grandchildren, Sarah, Melissa, Mary, Holly, Robbie, and Kyle; and eleven great-grandchildren, Ryan, Lawrence, Jaden, Keegan, Caroline, Ramel, Jaxon, Myla, Austin, Lance, and Nolan.


Visitation will be from 4 – 7 p.m., Thursday, December 23 at the Pable Evertz Funeral Home of Point Pleasant, 901 Beaver Dam Road, where at 6 p.m. a service will be held.


In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in her memory to the Jersey Shore Animal Center, 185 Brick Blvd., Brick, NJ


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