Ret. Master Sgt. Carl Raymond Arnold, 79, passed away at his home on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019.
Ret. Master Sgt. Carl Raymond Arnold, 79, passed away at his home on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019. He was born on June 14, 1940 in Stewardson, Illinois the son of Glen Arnold and Thelma (Ballinger). He was preceded in death by his parents and four siblings.
Carl enlisted in the Army in 1961. He met and married his wife, Hildegard, while stationed in Friedburg, Germany. His deployments include going to Korea in 1967 and Vietnam in 1969. After retiring from the Army in 1981 he worked as an auto mechanic, which he loved, until his full retirement in 2006.
He was a member of the American Legion Post in Lansing, Kansas.
Carl was a wonderful husband, father and grandfather and is survived by his wife of 55 years, Hildegard, daughter, Petra, son, Glen (Mary), three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 7, 2019 at Davis Funeral Chapel with funeral service to follow at 11 a.m. Burial will be at the Leavenworth National Cemetery at 12:30 p.m. Arrangements entrusted to Davis Funeral Chapel. Condolences may be left on Carl’s online guestbook at www.davisfuneralchapelinc.com.