Lois A. Arthur, 90 years old, passed away Thursday, September 12, 2019 at her home in Tuscarora Township, Millerstown. She was born January 23, 1929 in Donnally Mills to Harry and Verda (Welcomer) Leonard. She enjoyed bird watching, gardening, and puzzles , but especially spending time with her family and friends.
Lois is survived by two children, five grandchildren and two great grandchildren: Barbara Frownfelter and husband Terry of Newport and their two sons son, Eric Frownfelter and his family Roxanne and daughter Makayla Weller, and Chad Frownfelter; Ron Arthur and fiance Robin Mueser-Robertson of Harrisburg and his three children, Seth Arthur and his wife Mallory and son Nolan, Rachel Ellis and her husband John and Jared.; and her five siblings: brother, John Leonard of Blue Grass, Iowa; sisters, Fay Welch of McClinney Fl and Doris Keister of Monroevile, Pa.; sisters, Reida Newlin of Millerstown and Sarah Lou Kerstetter of Millersburg. She was preceded in death by son, Kenneth E. Arthur, brother Harry Leonard Jr., sister Ada, brother, Mark Leonard and sister, Belva Enck.
Services will be held Saturday, Sept. 21 from the David Myers Funeral Home, Newport with a viewing from 10 AM until the funeral service at 11 AM. Burial will follow in the Bloomfield Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to Homeland Hospice or the Perry County Animal Rescue.