Robert D. "Bob" Arnold, 58, of 3024 Tag Road, Canastota, died Sunday, July 10, 2011, at his home, following a lengthy illness.
He was born on Jan. 4, 1953, in Canastota, the son of Robert and Betty Nye Arnold.
Bob lived in Canastota all his life, and was a 1971 graduate of Canastota High School.
He had been an Audio Visual Tech at Onondaga County Community College for many years, retiring in 2003 due to poor health. Bob had previously worked at Radio Shack in Oneida for many years.
He enjoyed being a Ham Radio Operator and his call sign was N2JEU. Bob loved computers and was enjoyed creating websites. He was recently writing "Random Access" articles for the Madison County Courier.
Surviving are: his father, Robert Arnold of Canastota; a sister and brother-in-law, Leilani "Lani" and Michael Seifert of Oneida; a niece, Buffi Delaney; two great-nieces, Sabrina Collins and Nicole Clapper, and a great-nephew, Jesse Clapper.
Memorial services for Robert D. "Bob" Arnold, 58, of Canastota, will be held 3 p.m. Friday, July 15, 2011, at the J. Homer Ball Funeral Home, Canastota. The Rev. William M. Wilcox, pastor of Fyler Community Church, will officiate. Calling hours will be held Friday from 1-3 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home, 201 James St., Canastota. In his memory, contributions may be made to Special Olympics New York, 6315 Fly Road, East Syracuse, NY 13057, with envelopes available at the funeral home.
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Published in The Oneida Daily Dispatch on July 13, 2011
Created by: Andrew L.
Record added: Jul 13, 2011
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