David Arndt

Arndt, David O.

David O. Arndt, 83, resident of the Fond du Lac Lutheran Home, entered his heavenly home surrounded by his loving family on June 8, 2013. He was born November 21, 1929, in Fond du Lac, the son of Reinhard and Mabel (Schmidt) Arndt. On August 15, 1992, he married Suzette Huebner.

He graduated from Goodrich High School in 1948. He served in the Korean War from 1953-1955. David retired after 26 years with the City of Fond du Lac. While employed with the City he was Union President for 16 years and served as President of the AFSCME Association. After his retirement he worked as a cook at Encore Living. He was a former member of Immanuel Trinity Church where he served as an usher.

Pops, "Sir" was a great man who will always live on in the hearts of those who loved him.

He was survived by his wife, Suzette of North Fond du Lac; his four children, RaeAnn (Larry) Feehan of Rockford IL; Marcy (Dan) Conger of Oshkosh; David D. (Merry) Arndt of Fond du Lac; Stephen (partner, Patrick Creed) Arndt of Fond du Lac; his eight grandchildren, Heather (Justin) Oscarson, Anne Feehan, John (Elizabeth) Feehan, Christopher Feehan, Ashley (Paul) Eggers, Shane (special friend, Sarah Burns) Arndt, Derek (Jessica) Arndt, Jennifer Steffen; three great-grandchildren, Derek Oscarson, Brynn and Baylee Arndt. Four step-children, Kimberly (John) Wilhelms, Stephanie Huebner-Wendt, Heather (Liz) Huebner-Morrow, Joshua (Lindsay) Hueber. Eight step-grandchildren and two step-great-grandchildren. He was further survived by two brothers, Donald Arndt of Fond du Lac; Reinhard (Jeanette) Arndt of Fond du Lac; and sister, Miriam Steinke of Fond du Lac.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Raymond and Daniel (twin); sister-in-law, Shirley Arndt and brother-in-law, Carl Steinke.

The family of David would like to express a special thank you to the staff at the FDL Lutheran Home.

Following his wishes a private service will be held at a later date for the immediate family.

Additional information and guestbook can be found at www.ueckerwitt.com

Uecker-Witt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Funeral Home

Uecker-Witt Funeral Home
524 North Park Avenue Fond du Lac, WI 54935
(920) 922-5110

Published in Fond du Lac Reporter on June 12, 2013