Mary G. Arnold

November 09, 1921 ‒ May 07, 2009

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Mary G. Arnold, age 87, of Marita Drive, Mount Vernon, passed away on Thursday, May 7, 2009 at the Ohio Eastern Star Home.

She was born on November 9, 1921 in Clarksburg, WV to the late John and Gertrude (Higgs) Barrett. Mary G. was a graduate of the St. Mary’s of the Springs, which is now known as Ohio Dominican University where she received her degree in teaching. She taught in Steubenville, Howard High School and substituted at St. Vincent de Paul School. She was a member of the St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church where she volunteered for Church and School functions.

Mary G. is survived by her husband Arthur Arnold; children, Peggy Hanna of Belleville, MI, Carol (Tom) Mark of Miami, FL, Pat (Ben) Durbin of Danville, Bob (Linda) Arnold of Germany, Paul (Karen) Arnold of Mt. Vernon, David (Alice) Arnold of Lakeland, FL, Richard (Bridget) Arnold of Providence, RI, Beth Arnold of Greenville, OH; nineteen grandchildren and one great granddaughter.

Besides her parents, Mary G. was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Jacquelyn Suzanne Durbin.

Friends may call on Sunday, May 10, 2009 at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home from 1 – 3 PM with a Prayer Service following. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, beginning at 1PM at the St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church with Rev. Father F. Richard Snoke as the Celebrant. Burial will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to: St. Vincent de Paul Church, Scholarship Fund, 303 East High St., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mary G. Arnold.

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