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Aaron Joseph Arnold

August 7, 1988 ~ November 18, 2020 (age 32)

Obituary

     Aaron Joseph Arnold, age 32, of Elsie, Michigan, passed away on Wednesday, November 18, 2020, after a long and courageous battle with Leukemia.
     Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at Smith Family Funeral Homes, Elsie, Michigan.  Burial will take place at Riverside Cemetery, Elsie, Michigan.  Visitation will be held on Monday, November 23, 2020 from 2-8 p.m., with the family present from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
     Aaron was born on August 7, 1988, the son of Donald and Judy (Wanamaker) Arnold, in Manistee, Michigan.  He graduated from Cheboygan, High School, with the Class of 2006.  Aaron married Krista Behrenwald on June 25, 2014.  They just recently celebrated 6 years of marriage.  
     Aaron worked as a Quality Auditor for Ventra Ionia for 5 years.  He enjoyed music, traveling, fishing, WWE, watching football, and spending time with his family and friends.
     He is survived by his wife, Krista Arnold; his children: Gabrielle, Karleigh, Kensington, and Declan; his parents: Donald & Judy Arnold of Cheboygan, MI; John Skoeclas of Manistee, MI; Mary Waldecker of Nashville, MI; two brothers: Brandon and Vicki Arnold of West Memphis, TN; Gary Knapp of Thompsonville, MI; one sister Kirstie Knapp of Thompsonville, MI; 5 nieces and nephews: Aubrey Arnold, Bella, Knox, Jaxon, and Vanessa Knapp; one aunt Janice Skoeclas Davidson of Thompsonville, MI; his grandmother Virginia Wanamaker of Crystal River, FL.  He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents and maternal grandfather.
     Memorials may be made to the wishes of the family.  Online condolences can be made at www.smithfamilyfuneralhomes.com.  The family is being served by Smith Family Funeral Homes, Elsie, Michigan.

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Services

Visitation - with family present from 2-4 & 6-8 P.M.
Monday
November 23, 2020

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Smith Family Funeral Homes - Elsie
221 E. Main Street
Elsie, MI 48831

Visitation
Tuesday
November 24, 2020

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Smith Family Funeral Homes - Elsie
221 E. Main Street
Elsie, MI 48831

Funeral Service
Tuesday
November 24, 2020

2:00 PM
Smith Family Funeral Homes - Elsie
221 E. Main Street
Elsie, MI 48831

Burial will be held at

Riverside Cemetery
Upton Road
Elsie, MI 48831

Donations

May be made to the wishes of the family

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