RALPH "JACK" ARTHUR, 82, passed peacefully on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, with his daughter present. Born June 23, 1930, in Platte ville, Wis., he was a Korean War
veteran. He is survived by his daughter, Wendy Arthur Riddle; and sons, Doug Shoemaker and Marty Arthur. He was preceded in death by his wife, Gloria Arthur. Service is 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, with military honors, at Midwest Funeral Home, 4602 Newaygo Rd., Fort Wayne, with visitation from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 to 5 p.m. Memorials to Marion VA Palliative Care Unit or family.