Robert E. Arnold

May 19, 1930 ‒ December 28, 2013

Adairo, Ohio

MANSFIELD: Robert E. Arnold, 83, of Mansfield passed away Saturday, December 28, 2013 in Lexington Court Care Center.

The son of Ralph and Dora (Keefer) Arnold, Bob was born in Mansfield on May 19, 1930.

A very successful businessman, Bob worked as salesman for Wagner Hardware and retired in 1992 after working 42 years.

Bob enjoyed boating at Lake Erie. He later attained his pilot’s license and purchased a Cessna plane which he flew regularly on weekends. Bob also enjoyed traveling across the country in his motor coach. Upon his retirement, Bob wintered in Estero, Florida.

He is survived by his brother and sister-in-law Jim and Marilyn Arnold of Mansfield, sisters and brothers-in-law Nancy and James Shoenfelt of Mansfield and Jane and Phil Plummer of Mansfield; brother-in-law Donald Quinn of Mansfield; nieces and nephews Melinda (Gary) Buenemann, Bryce (Elizabeth) Arnold, Kevin (Cheryl) Arnold, Steven Shoenfelt, and Diana (David) Johnson.

Along with his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife Betty Arnold and sister Loretta Quinn.

In following Bob’s request, no funeral services will be held. Burial will be in Bellville Cemetery. The Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

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