Stephen Jay Arthur

August 03, 1951 ‒ October 11, 2011

Delaware, Ohio

Stephen Jay Arthur, Sr., age 60, passed away early Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at Grady Memorial Hospital. He was born August 3, 1951 in Springfield, OH to Charles and Evelyn (Swigart) Arthur. Stephen owned and operated his own construction company known as Arthur Construction for the past 35 years. He was a Harley Davidson Enthusiast, he loved to ride motorcycles, boating, and skiing. He was known as a hard worker, and most of all a wonderful father. He was a member of the Eagles Lodge #376. Stephen survived by his 3 daughters, Stephenie, Stacy, Lindsay Arthur; 3 sons, Stephen J. Arthur, Jr., Connor and Caleb Helman; 3 grandchildren, Russell, Alannah, and Jack; 3 brothers, Greg, Tom (Pam) and Rick Arthur; and 2 sisters, Crystal (Tim) Queen and Toni Rae Arthur; and his partner in life, Linda Kartak. He is preceded in death by his parents; 2 children, Shawn and Kendra Arthur; and a nephew, Joshua Dague. The family will receive friends on Sunday, October 16th from 2-4 and 6-8pm at the Rodman Neeper Funeral Home in Delaware. Funeral Services will be held at 1 pm on Monday, October 17th at the Rodman Neeper Funeral Home with burial following in Oak Grove Cemetery. To share a memory of Stephen or to express a condolence to the family please visit .