Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Lowell E. Arnold (May 19, 2016)

Lowell E. Arnold, age 90 of Greenville, Ohio passed away at 9:56 AM Thursday May 19, 2016 at the Village Green Healthcare Center. Lowell was born March 30, 1926 in Darke County Ohio and the son of the late Arthur W. and Mary E. (Byram) Arnold.

He was retired from General Motors of Dayton where he had been employed for 31 years. He was a member of the Greenville Masonic Lodge, Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite Valley of Dayton, Antioch Shrine of Dayton and the Darke County Shrine Club. Lowell was a Veteran of WWII serving in the United States Army Air Force.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Treva M. (Apple) Arnold October 28, 2001. They were married October 7, 1950. Also son in law Dennis Martin, brothers Dale as a youth and Richard Arnold, sisters Edith Hamilton and Dorotha Baker.

Lowell is survived by his daughters Gloria Martin of Greenville and Marilyn (Cecil) & Randal Smith of Columbia, South Carolina; grandchildren Jamie (Brent) Keltner, Julie (Mark) Martin Eldridge, Tracey (Brett) Cecil Williams and Scott Martin; great grandchildren Jarod Sharp, Ryan Eldridge, Lucas Eldridge, Logan Eldridge, Landon Eldridge, Taylor Martin, Brooke Williams and Seth Williams; great great grandson Kohen Sharp as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 AM Monday May 23, 2016 in the Zechar Bailey Funeral Home Greenville, Ohio with Pastor Angela Meeks officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenville Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Sunday from 2:00 PM until 4:00 PM in the funeral home. The Greenville Masonic Lodge will conduct a Masonic Memorial Service on Sunday at 4:00 PM followed by the Scottish Rite Ring Degree Service.

It is the wishes of the family that Memorial Contributions be given to Shriner’s Hospitals or Friends of Harmon Field.

Condolences for the family may be sent to www.zecharbailey.com