Obituary for Wilma R. Arnold

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Wilma R. Arnold

March 20, 1947 - May 12, 2018

Wilma R. Arnold, 71, of Decatur, passed away on Saturday, May 12, 2018, at Bronson Hospital in Kalamazoo, surrounded by her family.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at Newell Chapel, 83313 M-51, Decatur, MI with Pastor James Abshagen officiating. Burial will follow at Hamilton Township Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Tuesday, May 15, at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan. Those wishing to leave an online condolence may do so at www.newellchapel.com.

Wilma was born on March 20, 1947 in Paw Paw to William Therman and Uldine Ruthie (McCrackin) Stroud. On April 3, 1964 she married the love of her life Herman “Al” Arnold. Wilma loved gardening and was an avid reader. She enjoyed shopping for jewelry both online and on the television. Most of all, Wilma loved her family, especially her grandchildren. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

Wilma is survived by her loving husband, Al Arnold; children, Laura Lynn (Mark) Hendrickson and William “Bill” Jason Arnold; grandchildren, Brittany Hendrickson, Kristen Hendrickson and Allyson Arnold; step-father, Johnny New, Sr.; siblings, Christina Faye (Robert) Gordenier, William Therman (Donna Kidd) Stroud and Johnny (Helen) New, Jr. and numerous nieces, nephews, in-laws and extended family.

She was preceded in death by her parents and sister Marcia Adams.

 

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Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Newell Chapel

Address:

83313 M-51
Decatur, Michigan 49045

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Service Information

Date: Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Time: 11:00 am

Newell Chapel

Address:

83313 M-51
Decatur, Michigan 49045

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Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Hamilton Township Cemetery

Address:

Decatur, Michigan 49045

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Born: March 20, 1947
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Helen posted on 5/15/18

God be with your family and our through this difficult time .we will miss her. Gods gain and our loss

 

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