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In Memory of

Arlita Audreen Lindshield

October 2, 1934 - April 3, 2015

Obituary


Arlita Audreen Lindshield 1934-2015
Arlita Audreen Lindshield, 80, of Escondido, CA, passed away on March 31, 2015 following a stroke.


She was born on Oct 2, 1934 to Frederic F and Audrey E (Truitt) Throssel in Burlington Iowa. She was an only child. She enjoyed her childhood years living in Clear Lake Iowa and moved with her family to the Alhambra California area during her teen years. Arlita has been a resident of Escondido, CA for 54 years.


Arlita worked as a surgical clerk while attending college, also enjoyed working in...

Arlita Audreen Lindshield 1934-2015
Arlita Audreen Lindshield, 80, of Escondido, CA, passed away on March 31, 2015 following a stroke.


She was born on Oct 2, 1934 to Frederic F and Audrey E (Truitt) Throssel in Burlington Iowa. She was an only child. She enjoyed her childhood years living in Clear Lake Iowa and moved with her family to the Alhambra California area during her teen years. Arlita has been a resident of Escondido, CA for 54 years.


Arlita worked as a surgical clerk while attending college, also enjoyed working in Escrow and medical offices but she most enjoyed her time as a travel agent.


She has two children from her first marriage to Donald Smutz, later divorced. She married her sweetheart, Dennis Lindshield on Feb 1st 1969. Together they enjoyed many wonderful adventures traveling and operating an avocado and citrus farm.


Arlita loved to travel. She loved participating in her church and attending the temple. She loved spending time with friends and family. She enjoyed the beauty found in nature. She will be greatly missed by many.


She is survived by her husband, Dennis Lindshield, daughter Laura (James) Munson, son Marc Lindshield; grandchildren, Rachel (Beau) White, Jolene (Tyson) Munford, Allen (Marilyn) Berg, Heather (Calvin) Cox, Caitlyn (Chandler) Shelby, Nathan Berg and 13 great grandchildren.


Funeral services will be held on Monday April 6, 2015 at 11:00 am at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 3260 Bear Valley Pkwy, Escondido, CA. There will be a viewing at the church that morning from 10:00-10:45.


Arlita will be interred in the Oakhill Cemetery.