George A. Arthur

George A. Arthur, age 97, of Hammond, passed away December 21, 2011. He is survived by three children: JoAnne (Jerry) Lambert, Donald Arthur, and Linda (John) Graham; son-in-law, Don Pierce; 13 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren; one brother, Everett Arthur; one sister, Vera Weeks. Preceded in death by his wife Bessie; one daughter Janell; five brothers: Enis, Ernest, Roy, William, and Lee; one sister, Mildred. Funeral services will be held Friday, December 23, 2011 at 11:00 AM at Chapel Lawn Funeral Home, 8178 Cline Ave. (1/2 mile south of US 30), Schererville, IN with Pastor Tony Suitor officiating. Burial Chapel Lawn Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family on Friday morning from 9:00- 11:00 AM (time of services) at the funeral home. Mr. Arthur was a WWII Navy veteran. He served at Guadalcanal, Saipan and Iwo Jima, and wore his overseas bar.



Funeral Home

Chapel Lawn Funeral Home
8178 Cline Avenue Crown Point, IN 46307
(219) 365-9554

Published in The Times on Dec. 23, 2011