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Arthur L. Roop, 77, of Berne, formerly of Bluffton, passed away pm Friday, December 3, 2010, at Chalet Village in Berne.
Arthur was born on July 20, 1933, to Clarence H. and Dorothy (Hakes) Roop in Adams County.
He was a retired truck driver for Keystone Concrete.
Arthur is survived by three sons, Dennis (Janice) Roop of Monroeville; Tony (Terra) Roop of Decatur; and Charles (Janice) Roop of San Manuel, Arizona; three daughters, Mrs. Tom (Shari) Faucher of Marine City, Michigan; Debra West of Churubusco; and Mrs. Kipp (Rebecca) Schlichter of Ossian; one brother, James A. Roop of Decatur; three sisters, Mrs. Otho (Vera) Wallace of Muncie, and Carol Harvey and Ruth Werst of Decatur; 23 grandchildren; and 40 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty (Fox) Roop; two daughters, Brenda Overmier and Angela Roop, and three brothers, Rex, Don, and David Roop.
A Service of Remembrance will be held at a later date.
Arrangements will be by Haggard and Sefton Funeral Home, Decatur.