|Birth: ||Jul. 23, 1932|
|Death: ||Jul. 5, 2011|
Roy E. Artman, 79, of Meadville, passed away Tuesday, July 5, 2011. Roy was born June 23, 1932, in Tarentum, a son of the late Richard and Pauline (Campbell) Artman. On July 23, 1955, Roy married Millie Samaj. He was a member of St. Brigid Roman Catholic Church, Meadville. After 37 years of service, Roy retired in 1991 from PPG Industries. A veteran of the Marine Corps, Roy served his country during the Korean War from 1950 until 1954. Roy enjoyed gardening, working outdoors and taking canoe trips. He will be remembered for his dedication and devotion to his children and grandchildren. In addition to his wife Millie of 55 years, Roy is survived by three children, Roy Artman, of Meadville, Daniel Artman and his wife, Mary Ellen, of Pittsburgh, and Nancy Metz and her husband, Greg, of Greensburg; nine grandchildren; one great-grandson; and a sister, Zoe Lauer, of Natrona Heights. In addition to his parents, Roy was preceded in death by two sons, Thomas Edward Artman and Howard W. "Doc" Artman; and three sisters Shirley, Alice and Jean. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:30 a.m. at St. Brigid Roman Catholic Church, 383 Arch St., Meadville. Interment with full military honors will take place in Greendale Cemetery, West Mead Township. Arrangements are under the direction of STEPHEN P. MIZNER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 404 Chestnut St., Meadville, PA 16335. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Brigid Roman Catholic Church, 383 Arch St., Meadville, PA 16335, or a charity of the donor's choice. Share your condolences at www.miznerfuneralhome.com.
Valley News Dispatch, Tarentum, PA 7/6/2011
Howard W. Artman (1960 - 2007)*
Thomas Edward Artman (1962 - 1995)*
Created by: Donna Butler Sheaffer
Record added: Jul 06, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 72916339
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