Arthur retired from Ford Motor Co. in Brook Park following 30 years of service. He enjoyed spending time with his family, gardening, watching NASCAR, and was a member of The Elyria Moose Lodge.
Survivors include two daughters, Dena A. Meadows of Elyria, Cathy Charcandy (fiancé James Swartz) of Berea; three grandchildren, Larry Meadows, Jr., Scott Meadows and Andy Pratt; two great grandchildren, Makenzee and Isabella.
Arthur was from a family of 14 children. He was preceded in death by his parents, Andrew and Marguerite Charcandy.
The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 P.M., Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at State Rt. 57), Elyria, 440-322-4626, where funeral service will be at 7 P.M., Tuesday, immediately following visitation. Burial will be private at Resthaven Memory Gardens in Avon. Online condolences can be expressed at www.laubenthalmercado.com