Arthur John Mantell September 16, 1931 - July 28, 2013 Newsman, founder of The Low Down to Hull and Back News and other newspapers.
Art died peacefully at the Wakefield Hospital, of natural causes at the age of 81. He was surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of 52 years to Catherine (Kitty) Mantell, née Lissaman. Devoted father of Alexis (Rob Koci) and Nikki (Michael Valerio). Loving grandfather to Dominic Thomas and Maxwell Valerio. He will be sadly missed by friends, family, and a number of readers. A private service to be held for immediate family. Friends and family will be invited to a celebration of his life to be held at a later date. Share memories at www.lowdownonline.com and condolences at www.mcgarryfamily.ca or 819 459-1800
Published in The Ottawa Citizen from Aug. 2 to Aug. 3, 2013