NELLISTON - Mrs. Jerlene M. Congdon, age 72, of Fort Plain, NY, passed away peacefully, on Wednesday, April 13, 2022, at Ellis Hospital, in Schenectady, New York. She was born on May 29, 1949, in Little Falls, New York. She was a daughter of the late Gertrude (Rood) and Elmer Arndt. She attended St. Johnsville High School. Jerlene enjoyed spending time with her family and her dog, Shasta. Jerlene also enjoyed cooking and baking for family gatherings. Jerlene leaves many wonderful family members and friends, including her loving husband, Earl H Congdon. Jerlene is also survived by her brothers, Graydon Arndt and wife, Margaret, of Fort Plain, NY and James Arndt and Audrey, of Ephratah, NY. She also leaves behind many nieces, nephews and cousins. Jerlene was predeceased by her parents; and sister, Dorothy Sellers, of Florida. Her Graveside Service will be held 10:00 a.m., Friday, April 29, 2022, at Maple Ave. Cemetery, Fultonville, New York. All arrangements for Jerlene and her family have been handled with the Enea Family Funeral Home, 9 Center Street, in St. Johnsville, New York (518) 568-2300, Funeral Directors Harry J. Enea, Jr., Kevin E. Enea and Martin L. Ciaccia.