Arvilla "Rose" Arentz Obituary

Date of Birth:

Sunday, October 12th, 1930

Date of Death:

Sunday, December 22nd, 2013

Funeral Home:

Akers Funeral Chapel
715 Church Street
Saxton, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES


Arvilla “Rose” Arentz, 83, of Newburg formerly of Saxton, passed away on Sunday, December 22, 2013 at Westminister Woods, Huntingdon. She was born on October 12, 1930 in Saxton, Pennsylvania; a daughter of the late James and Nora (Leighty) Bair. She was first united in marriage to Joseph E. Rogers, he preceded her in death in 1949. She later married Robert Ford and Harry Arentz.

She is survived by the following family:


Boneta married to William Hall, James Creek, PA

James Ford married to Dotty, Lancaster, PA

Debra married to Randall Leonard, Saxton, PA

Roberta Ford, Chambersburg, PA

Eleven Grandchildren

Numerous Great Grandchildren

One Great Great Grandson


Telethia Smuda, James Creek, PA

Dorothy Ruby, Youngstown, OH

Vonita Stopyra, Chambersburg, PA

She was preceded in death by the following siblings:

Elnora Streepy, Marian Miller, Hilda Covert, Charles Bair, Cletus Bair, Gerald Bair and Thomas Bair.

Rose was of the Protestant Faith.

She was primarily a homemaker during her lifetime.

She enjoyed crocheting and craft working.

Funeral Services will be held on Friday, December 27, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. at the

Akers Funeral Chapel with Pastor David Bailey officiating.

Family and Friends may call at Akers Funeral Chapel, 715 Church Street, Saxton, PA, on Thursday, December 26, 2013 from 6-8 P.M. and on Friday from 10:00 A.M. until the hour of service at the funeral home.

Burial will be held at Grandview Cemetery.

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