Arnold, Gertrude (Degnan) (June 4, 1887 - December 11, 1964)
Mrs. Geo. Arnold dies in California***
Douglas Budget - December 17, 1964Mrs. Gertrude Arnold died Dec. 11 at Newbury Park, Calif. She was born in Providence, R. I. June 4, 1887.
She was a long-time former resident of Douglas.
Left to mourn her passing are two sons, Dr. George H. Arnold, Ventura, Calif., and Dr. J. S. Arnold of Chula Vista, Calif.
She was Past President of Altar and Rosary Society of Douglas.
Rosary services were held at the Stark Funeral Chapel Tuesday night at 7:00, and burial was from the St. James Church at 9 a. m. Wednesday, Father Bartek officiating. Both her sons were here for the services. Dr. G. H. Arnold's wife accompanied him here from California.
Pallbearers were Clare Albaugh, Bob Gentle, Henry Reese, Otto Bolln, Ben LeVasseur and Al Clough. Honorary pallbearers were Emil Rohlff, Leonard Shaw, Scott Layton, Ed George, Joe Sullivan, Gene Payne, Sr., T. C. Daniels, Everett Smith, Chas George and Eugene Ryan.
Burial was in the Douglas Park cemetery. Mrs. Arnold had been away from Douglas for about 3 years.