BOARDMAN Private memorial services will be held at a later date for Kenneth H. Arbogast, 89. He passed away Saturday at his home.
Mr. Arbogast was born May 15, 1923, in Youngstown, a son of Morris E. and Martha Wise Arbogast.
He worked for Sheelys Furniture Store in the Appliance Service Department.
Ken was a veteran with the U.S. Armys 378th Company of the 95th Division, serving in Normandy, Northern France, Rhineland and Central Europe. He was a member of the Struthers VFW Post 3538.
His wife, the former P. Ethel Graden, whom he married April 23, 1948, died Dec. 8, 2007.
Surviving him are his children, Pamela E. Arbogast and John E. Arbogast, both of Boardman, and a grandson, Timothy J. Arbogast.
Preceding him in death besides his wife and parents was a brother, Robert E. Arbogast.
The family requests material tributes take the form of contributions to the ASPCA, 424 E. 92nd St., New York, NY, 10128-6804 or to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS, 66675.
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