Delevan James Arnold, 78, died on Monday, November 28, 2011 at Brighton Gardens in Port St. Lucie, Fla.|
Delevan was born on April 11, 1933 in Kalamazoo, Mich. and moved to Jensen Beach three years ago coming from Kalkaska, Mich.
Prior to retirement he worked at Durakon Manufacturing for ten years in Lapeer.
Delevan was of the Lutheran faith, a past Moose member, loved fishing and was an avid hunter; he made his own flies for fly-fishing.
Survivors include wife Jacqueline Arnold of Jensen Beach, Fla.; two daughters, Cathy Arnold of Attica, Mich., Julie Bruman of North Branch, Mich.; stepson Louis D'Hondt of Kalkaska; two stepdaughters, Lori Morris of Garden City, Mich. and Joyce Gerhart of Venice, Fla.; eight grandchildren, Noah, Cortney, Louis, Troy, Haley, Randy, Justin, and Jason; four great grandchildren, Zachary, Ali, Chloe & Aubri; and sister Diane Laing of Linden, Mich..
Services will be on Saturday, December 17, 2011 at 1 p.m. at Aycock Funeral Home, Jensen Beach, Fla.
Contributions may be made to Special Olympics c/o EDMT, 8492 Mapleview Drive, Davison, MI 48423.
Arrangements entrusted to Aycock Funeral Home, Jensen Beach, Fla.
Please visit www.aycockjensenbeach.com to sign guest book.
Published in The Leader and the Kalkaskian on Dec. 14, 2011