2008-09-27 / Obituaries

Roy B. Arnett Sr.

Roy B. Arnett Sr., 75, of Thornville, passed away Saturday, Sept. 20, 2008, at the Pickering House.

He was born Jan. 19, 1933, to the late David C. Arnett and Lula M. Arnett (Baker). Roy served in the U.S. Army and helped start up the 53rd Medical Helicopter Unit.

Roy is survived by his wife, Selma Arnett (Lewis); children, Bill Arnett of Thornville, Dwayne Arnett (Michelle) of Hedgesville, W.Va., Roy Arnett Jr. (Cora) of Thornville and David Arnett (Janie) of Thornville; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents; a son, Brad Arnett; six brothers; and one sister.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Osborn Funeral Chapel, 11544 Summerland Beach Road, Millersport, (formerly Boring Sheridan Funeral Home), with Pastor Tom Gill officiating.

Burial will follow at Lutheran Reformed Cemetery, Thornville.

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