Harlin Bodenstedt

Harlin C. Bodenstedt, went to be with the Lord Oct. 25, 2017. Mr. Bodenstedt was born in Wayne, Neb. in 1940. In 1948, his family settled in Peoria, and he has resided there ever since.

Mr. Bodenstedt was known for being a loving husband, dedicated father and an exceptional friend to all. He worked tirelessly at his family owned business, Peoria Cleaners and Laundry. While attending Peoria High School, he was an active member of the FFA and played alongside his twin brother, Marlin, in various sports, such as football and baseball.

He is survived by his children, Stacy Bodenstedt and Scott Bodenstedt; brothers, Larry Bodenstedt and Marlin Bodenstedt; and wife, Arleen. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lester Bodenstedt and Irene (McFadden) Bodenstedt, and sister, Cheryl (Bodenstedt) Domsher.  

He made a difference in so many peoples’ lives on earth, and will continue to do so in heaven. Public visitation is 4 to 7 p.m.  Nov. 2 at Menke Funeral Home, 12420 N. 103rd Ave., Sun City AZ.

Graveside services are private.