ARTHUR DAVID LLEWELLYN, a resident of Cinnaminson since 1959, passed away peacefully on July 18, 2013. He was 85 years old.
Born in Carbondale, PA, he was the son of a coal miner who died when Arthur was 16. As a boy Arthur was a member of the Boy Scouts, eventually becoming a Life Scout. He continued to participate as a leader after his son joined Scouting. When he was 18 he joined the Army and served in North Africa until honorably discharged in September 1947. He attended Penn State University on the GI bill and graduated with a BA in mechanical engineering. He then went to work at RCA in Camden, NJ where he spent his entire career. He retired in 1993 just after RCA became GE.
He met his future wife Marge, a mechanical engineer, at RCA and they married in 1956. His life was centered on family and home, where he pursued his love of photography and gardening. He was also an excellent cook.
Arthur was the beloved husband of Margaret (nee Malone) for 56 years. Loving father of Anne Caputo (Frank) of Collingswood, NJ, Patricia Llewellyn of Philadelphia, PA, Richard Llewellyn (Kim) of Chalfont, PA, and Margie Hood (Wayne) of Westampton, NJ. Dear grandfather of Dani, Zachary, Jessie, Scott, Erin and Jenny. Brother of the late Hayden Llewellyn.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend Arthur's Life Celebration at SNOVER/ GIVNISH OF CINNAMINSON, 1200 Route 130 North, on Tuesday from 7 - 9 pm and on Wednesday from 9 - 10 am. His Funeral Mass will follow at 10:30 am at St. Charles Borromeo Church, Branch Pike & Pomona Road, Cinnaminson. Interment will be in Lakeview Memorial Park, Route 130 North, Cinnaminson. To share your fondest memories and condolences with Arthur's family, please visit:
Published in Philadelphia Inquirer and/or Philadelphia Daily News on July 21, 2013