Arline R. (Goldstein) Ziner
Age 93, died peacefully on Dec. 22, at home with her husband of 70 years, Erwin “Pete” Ziner, by her side. Mr. and Mrs. Ziner had celebrated that marriage milestone with family in July. A native of Malden, MA, Mrs. Ziner was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, and a generous friend. She possessed an adventurous spirit, and gifts of gab and humor that drew people to her side. She was a prolific painter and watercolorist. Before her marriage, Mrs. Ziner had been a nursing floor supervisor at the Beth Israel Hospital in Boston. She was a member of the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps during World War II. Mrs. Ziner and her husband were longtime resident of Woburn, then Wayland, MA, and had lived in Nashua for the past 20 years. Mrs. Ziner was a former member of the League of Women Voters. She previously volunteered at Boston Symphony Hall. Besides her husband, Mrs. Ziner is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, David and Bette Ziner of South Carolina; her daughter, Karen Lee Ziner of Rhode Island; her granddaughter, Beth Linn of North Carolina; her grandson, Dan Ziner of South Carolina, and Jackson Linn, her great-grandson. Her daughter, Wendy Ravech, of Needham, MA, preceded her in death. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America at 225 N. Michigan Ave. Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601 or on www.alz.org, or to the American Cancer Society at P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or on www.cancer.org. Funeral service on Wednesday, December 26 at the Davis Funeral Home, Nashua, NH. Rabbi Winer of Framingham, MA officiated. The Davis Funeral Home, One Lock St., Nashua has been placed in charge of arrangements. An online guest book is available at www.davisfuneralhomenh.com, (603-883-3401) “One memory lights another”.