Donald William Arnold, 92, of Florence, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, January 10, 2012, at St. Elizabeth Healthcare of Florence.
He was the retired Owner of Arnold Tire Co. of Erlanger and he worked for many years for Goodyear Tire Company as well as Goodrich Tire Company. He was a U.S. Army Air Corps veteran of WW II, with the rank of Tech Sgt.; a member of Hebron Lutheran Church; a Kentucky Colonel; and he enjoyed fishing in his spare time.
Survivors include his wife of 68 years, Lydia Anna Frosch Arnold of Florence; daughters, Louise Dorrell of Florence, Joanne (Jon) Bennett of Edgewood and Ann (Frank) Bell, of Ludlow; a son, Jerry (Elaine) Arnold of Plano, Texas; six grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Floyd R. and Mary Mae Arnold; and a brother, Roger Arnold.
Visitation is 11 a.m.-noon on Friday, January 13, at Middendorf-Bullock Funeral Home, Hebron, Ohio, with a funeral service to follow..
Burial will be in Hebron Lutheran Cemetery, Hebron.
Preferered memorials contributions are suggested to Hebron Lutheran Church Foundation, 3140 Limaburg Road, Hebron, KY 41048.
Online condolences may be sent to www.middendorfbullock.com.