Funeral Mass for John William Arnesen, 65, of Willoughby, will be 10 a.m. Friday at Immaculate Conception Church, 37940 Euclid Ave., Willoughby. Fr. Michael Troha will officiate the Mass.
Mr. Arnesen passed away Sunday, May 19, 2013, at Lake Health West Medical Center in Willoughby.
Born Sept. 26, 1947, in Staten Island, N.Y., he had been a Lake County resident for 42 years, living in Willoughby.
He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in Vietnam, where he was a tank driver. He also loved cars and trains and was a car enthusiast.
He was the beloved partner of Marlene L. Kearns; beloved son-in-law of Lucille G. (nee Skebe) Kearns; and brother-in-law, uncle and friend of many.
He was preceded in death by his dear parents, Milton and Catherine (nee Rand) Arnesen; and father-in-law, Robert J. Kearns.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at McMahon-Coyne-Vitantonio Funeral Home, 38001 Euclid Ave., Willoughby. Burial will be in All Souls Cemetery in Chardon Township.
Published in www.News-Herald.com on May 22, 2013