MEHARG, Arthur J. 80, Springfield OH, and formerly of Fairfield Glade, TN passed away December 8, 2018 after a brief illness. A graduate of Lincoln High School (Ypsilanti, MI) and Eastern Michigan University. Arthur served the US Army as a QM Cpt, twice receiving the Army Commendation Medal. He was retired from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Blue Shield of California, serving 27 years as a Medicare Administrator, Past President, United Way in Chico, CA, a founding member of Morning Star Masonic Lodge #795, Springfield, OH, a member of Scottish Rite, and a Shriner. His hobbies included model trains, stamp collecting, and woodworking. Art and his wife of more than 50 years, enjoyed traveling the US, western Europe, and Canada. He is survived by his daughter Mindy Beltramo (Jeff) of Canterbury, NH, son Glen (Christine) of Tacoma, WA, two brothers: Gary (Cheryl) of Northville, MI and David of Lexington, KY, and four beloved grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be made to the Morning Star Masonic Lodge #795, Springfield, OH or the West Enon Church of God, Fairborn, OH.
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Published in Springfield News Sun on Dec. 16, 2018.