|Birth: ||Sep. 17, 1920|
|Death: ||Jan. 13, 2006|
John A. Arnold died January 13, 2006 in Reno, NV. He was born September 17, 1920 in Ashland, OR, where he grew up in a farm ing/ranching lifestyle. In 1940, he married Marna Byrd while work ing for Southern Pacific Railroad. In 1942, he went to work as a log ger and continued logging in Southern Oregon and Northern California until his retirement in 1982 while living in Red Bluff, CA. John and Marna then became full time RV'ers and traveled the west for the next 15 years before settling down in Reno, NV. John was a member of the Oregon National Guard 249th "B" Battery, Ashland, OR, Loyal Order of the Moose #2002, Red Bluff, CA, Fraternal Order of Eagles, Crescent City, CA. Survivors include his bride of 65 years, Marna, one son, Jim and his wife Carol, one grandson, Jake, all living in Reno, and many nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his honor to Nevada Scottish Rite (for the kids), 401 W. 1st Street, Reno, NV 89501. Graveside Services will be held Wednesday, January 18 at 1:00 p.m. at Sierra Memorial Gardens, Reno, with a Celebration of Life to follow. Arrangements entrusted to Mountain View Mortuary.
Sierra Memorial Gardens Cemetery
Created by: June Ragan
Record added: Sep 02, 2009
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