|Arline Lester and her son, Ed|
Arline is Mensa, was divorced and left to raise two young boys. Arline worked for 25 years as a Math teacher in PS 125 in Brownsville, Brooklyn. She was also a professor in a Brooklyn College until she was 88 years old. Her cousin attests that she was loved by everyone. Arline is presently in the hospital recovering from a leg amputation.