Arletta Holien, 79, of Ossian, died Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at Ossian Senior Hospice, Ossian. Visitation was Friday, May 3, from 3-7 p.m. at Ossian Lutheran Church, Ossian, and one hour before services at the church Saturday. Funeral services were at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 4, at Ossian Lutheran Church, Ossian, with Lay Pastor Roy Christophersen as the officiant. Burial followed at the Hillside Cemetery, Ossian. Schmitz-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Ossian, Iowa is helping the family with the arrangements. Arletta is survived by her husband of 59 years, Willard, of Ossian; her seven children: David (Vicky) Holien of Parker, Colo.; Denis (Margie) Holien of Ossian; Kathy (Dick) Munoz of Des Moines; Kris (David) Berton of Morrison, Colo.; Dan (Sheryl) Holien of Ossian; Darryl (Pam) Holien of Brooklyn Park, Minn.; and Daren (Kristi Sue) Holien of Calmar; 13 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; her brother, Fred (Rose) Heins of Cedar Falls; and a sister-in-law, Joyce Heins of Postville. Arletta was preceded in death by her parents, Harlen and Martha; and her brother, Hilery Heins.