Arlene Sherlock Will

November 26, 1943 - May 15, 2016

"Love me tender, love me sweet, never let me go, you have made my life complete."

Obituary of Arelene Dorothy Sherlock Will

Arlene Dorothy Sherlock Will, 73 of Lockport, NY passed away on May 15, 2016.

Arlene was born on November 26, 1943, of the late Dorothy Martin and Theodore Sherlock. Arlene is survived by her husband, Joseph Will Sr., her seven children, George Meiler, Chris Meiler, Tammy Mayfield, Kimberly Morgan (Will), Joseph Will Jr., Gerald Will, and Kevin Will. She was also blessed with ten grandchildren, Glen Mayfield Jr., Michael Mayfield, Tiffany Mayfield, Dale Morgan, Tyler Will, Dominic Will, Tristan Will, Amelia Will, Rylee Will, and Ryan Meiler, and one great grandchild, Daniel Meiler.

Arlene was raised in Lockport, NY. She worked at GiRo Cleaners for almost 30 years, when her and her husband's adventurous spirit led the family to Florida where she worked at Walt Disney World, until she retired and moved back to Batavia, NY.

Arlene loved her family, and dedicated her life to them. She loved travelling, family gatherings, crocheting, spending time with her grandchildren, and much more. She was everyone's mom, and ensured no one went without, because family came first. Heaven acquired a true angel.

Friends may call from 4-8 on Tuesday, at Taylor and Reynolds Funeral Home at 70 Niagara Street, Lockport, NY.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at All Saints Parish Wednesday at 11:00 am. Interment Colds Springs Cemetery.  Condolences may be offered below, and flowers may be purchased through The Flower Barn.


  1. Kathy on May 23, 2016 at 9:24 pm

    May our Lord bless and comfort your family during this time of grief. Please accept my sincere condolences.

  2. crystal on May 24, 2016 at 1:16 am

    Sorry for your loss. She was a great woman in the 2 1/2 years I worked with her. She will be missed. Fly high Arlene, see you on the other side.

  3. Brian L on May 24, 2016 at 11:16 pm

    Arlene will be greatly missed by everyone who knew her at work.

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