Warren L. Arnold, age 85 of Greenville, Ohio passed away at 3:28 A.M. Thursday May 31, 2012 at his daughter’s residence in Englewood, Ohio. Warren was born March 29, 1927 in Darke County Ohio and the son of the late Paul H. and Norma (Van Arsdalen) Arnold.
Warren was retired having worked from 1948 until 1956 as a Trooper with the Ohio State Patrol, a truck driver with Manfredi Trucking Company from 1974 until 1988, Greenville Technology from 1989 until 1995 and later for 7 years drove the Bookmobile for the Greenville Public Library.
He was a Veteran, serving during W.W. II and the Korean War with the U.S. Navy and was a member of the Greenville V.F.W. Warren also attended the Greenville Church of the Brethren on Central Avenue.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Sheilla (Fansler) Arnold in April 1990. Also by a daughter Kristina Franz in 2008; and brothers Wayne and Dwight Arnold.
Warren is survived by daughters and son in law Angela and Mel Caupp of Englewood, Ohio and Rebecca Emerick of Evansville, Indiana. Grandchildren Shawn Kunkle, Shannon Edwards, Jason Kunkle, Jonathan Caupp and Jennifer Monroe. There are 9 great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M. Tuesday June 5, 2012 in the Zechar Bailey Funeral Home Greenville, Ohio with Pastors Ralph Helm and Bill Kidwell co-officiating. Burial with Military Honors by the Greenville Veterans Honor Guard will be held in the Greenville Township Memorial Gardens Greenville, Ohio. The family will receive friends on Monday from 5 until 7 P.M. in the funeral home.
It is the wishes of the family that Memorial Contributions be given to Hospice of Darke County.
Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com