Mary Louise Arnold
August 16, 1923 - December 15, 2015
Mary Louise Arnold, 92, formerly of Creston, died peacefully on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015 at the Apostolic Christian Village in Rittman following a period of declining health.
Mary was born Aug. 16, 1923 in Garrett, PA to the late Walter and Catherine (Chistner) Brant and was a graduate of Garret High School. On Feb. 14, 1943 she married Charles H. Arnold who preceded her in death on June 7, 1999. She had made her home in the Creston area since 1967 and was a member of the Church of Christ. Mary is remembered for her cooking, baking, gardening and tending to her roses.
Surviving are her 8 children and their spouses, James and Julie Arnold of Steuben, OH, Kathy Lengacher of Barberton, Thomas and Rhonda Arnold, Daniel and Jeanne Arnold, Susan and Steve Jusli and Doug and Tina Arnold all of Creston, Cynthia and Terry Piatt and Gregory and Jenni Arnold all of Seville; a step-daughter Arlene and Alvin Pyle of Somerset, PA; 17 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren and a sister, Elizabeth Judy and a brother and sister-in-law, James and Doris Brant all of Garrett, PA.
She was preceded in death by her husband, a step-son, Robert Arnold and a sister, Delores Schrock.
Services will be Monday at 11:00 a.m. at Murray Funeral Home in Creston with Pastors Brian White and Dean Hammond officiating. Burial will be in Sherwood Memorial Gardens. Friends may call Sunday from 2-5 p.m. at the funeral home. Tributes may be shared at www.Murray-Funeral-Home.com
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Western Reserve, 5078 Windfall Rd., Medina, OH 44256 or to Parkview Christian Church, 1912 Burbank Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.
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