|Birth: ||May 1, 1921|
|Death: ||Aug. 27, 2006|
York Daily Record (PA) - Tuesday, August 29, 2006
Franklin W. Arnold YORK Franklin W. Arnold , 85, passed away on Sunday, August 27, 2006, at York Hospital. He was the loving husband of Emma LaRue (Silk) Arnold , for 59 years until she passed away on June 15, 2004. A graveside service will be 2 p.m. on Thursday, at Susquehanna Memorial Gardens, 250 Chestnut Hill Road, York, with the Rev. Ronald Knopp officiating. Full military honors presented by the York County Veterans Honor Guard. There will be no visitation. Heffner Funeral Chapel & Crematory, Inc., 1551 Kenneth Road, York is in charge of arrangements.
Franklin was born May 1, 1921, in Windsor. He was the son of the late Franklin Wiley Arnold and Mabel Alverta Koons. Franklin worked as a machine operator at the former Lyons Metal in York for 30 years until his retirement in the early 80's. He served in the United States Army from 1939 to 1945 during WWII. He was stationed at Pearl Harbor during the attack on December 7, 1941.
Franklin was an avid hunter and fisherman. Franklin leaves a son, Franklin W. Arnold , Jr. and his wife, Linda S., of York; a daughter, Joan Marie Fitzkee of York; five grandchildren, Robert L. Fitzkee, Jr., Lori (Fitzkee) Altland, Angie Fitzkee, Shane M.L. Arnold , U.S.M.C, and David R. Arnold , all of York; and nine greatgrandchildren. He was preceded in death by his sister, Mae Dettinger. Memorial contributions may be made to the Dover Fish & Game Association C/O Bill Smith, 1937 Hilton Avenue, Dover, PA 17315.
Mabel Alverta Koons Logeman (1900 - 1991)
Emma LaRue Silk Arnold (1926 - 2004)*
Susquehanna Memorial Gardens
Plot: Veteran Section Lot 2221
Created by: So Little Time
Record added: Dec 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102486642
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