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Arthur Michael Okert

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Arthur Michael Okert Obituary
Age 89, passed away on July 10, 2017 at Woodville Manor in Riverside, CA. He was born on December 25, 1927 in Honolulu, HI and had lived in Riverside, CA for 80 years. He graduated from Poly High School in 1945 where he was ROTC Captain. He served in the military for 3 years (Sgt). He worked for Riverside County Data Processing for 32 years where he retired in 1987. From 1988-2012 he cut wood for crafters under the name of Papaoak.
Arthur was preceded in death by 1st wife of 24 years, Maryetta Roseberry Okert, son Daniel and daughter Lani. Survived by wife of 35 years Joan Higgins Okert; sons Michael, Terry, Roger, Keith and daughters Diane and Cindy; sisters Zena Coffer and Eurless Boughton; 24 grandchildren; 49 great grandchildren and 8 great-great grandchildren.
Family will receive friends at the Visitation on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 from 4:30pm-8:00pm at Arlington Mortuary in Riverside. Arlington Mortuary, Directors (800) 275-4648
Published in Press-Enterprise on July 22, 2017
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