Linda Arndt
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Linda “Smokey” E. (Warnick) Arndt, age 73, of Fleetwood, passed away in her residence on Thursday May 21, 2020. She was the wife of Abner “Butch” Arndt, Jr., Fleetwood. Born in West Reading, she was the daughter of the late Henry A. Warnick Sr. and Rachel V. (Barlet) Warnick. Smokey had worked at Old Dutch Bakery, Blandon for many years as a supervisor. Other work included being the executive housekeeper at the former Holiday Inn at Reading. She enjoyed spending time with Butch, the casino, bingo, reading and playing with her dog Baxter. Survived by her husband and daughters, Tracy (Arndt), wife of Wilmer Kreis; Diane (Arndt), wife of John Smith; Predeceased son Brian Arndt, widow Wendy (Reed) Arndt, Grandchildren: Steven, Whitney, Travis, Felicia, Tyler, Jacob and Nicholas. Great-grandchildren: Alana, Juliana, Olivia, Kendall, Hannah, Ryan and Riley. Also surviving are brothers, Oscar Warnick, husband of Judy Warnick, of Hamburg, and Bruce Warnick formally of Reading. She was preceded in death by her brothers, Scott and Henry Jr Warnick. She was a member of St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, Fleetwood. Graveside inurnment will be Sunday at 1:00 p.m. in St. Paul’s Union Cemetery, Fleetwood. Online condolences can be made at

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Published in Reading Eagle from May 23 to May 24, 2020.
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May 28, 2020
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
May 25, 2020
Jean and I are very sad for your loss. Remember take it one day at a time.
Donald DeCray sr
May 24, 2020
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. RIP.
Anna Grube
May 24, 2020
Will always remember talking with you,going to bingo,or hanging out at Aunt Diddys House on Sundays,I'm so glad I got to visit with you a week before you passed we yet again had a nice conversation about how you were ready m,you told me you lived a wonderful life with no regrets,that uncle Butch gave you that life but you were tired of fighting,you told me when you get there you would tell my mom how much we live and miss her also.So you fly high you earned your wings and you deserve them love you always.
Pennie Fick
May 23, 2020
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. Rest In Peace.
Gail Greth
Fleetwood PA
Gail Greth
May 23, 2020
Ive known Smokey for years. I used to babysit her. I recently connected with her again on Facebook. I enjoyed our chats. My sympathy to her family. Rip Smokey
Shirley Kurtz
May 23, 2020
She was a awesome Aunt, always listened to u. An told u like it was, I am sure go to miss her talks, but I will look to the sky an talk to u...
Forever in my heart until we mert again
Michele Trievel
May 23, 2020
I'll never forget the fun we had growing up !we should have gotten together more in our adult years.enjoyed the conversations we had on face book and messenger!! Will miss them .you are now free of pain .rip.!! Deepest sympathy to butch, family and friends .May all the wonderful memories you will hold in your heart forever ,help to comfort you.
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