Juanita E. Arnold, 100, of Berne, passed away on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at Swiss Village in Berne. She was born in Decatur, IN, on January 30, 1919, the daughter of the late Peter B. and Elizabeth (Welty) Lehman. On May 15, 1941, she married Stanley D. Arnold. He preceded her in death on January 9, 2010.
She was a member of Pleasant Dale Church of the Brethren and was a part of the Women’s Fellowship at the Church. Juanita was a homemaker and worked at the Adams County Extension office. She was very involved in the Adams County 4-H program during that time. Juanita also worked for the Muselman’s Midwest Recordings in Berne for a period of time.
Juanita is survived by a daughter, Twila (Loren) Habegger of Westmont, IL; a son, Duane (Linda) Arnold of Elkhart, IN; a brother, Bill (Carolyn) Lehman; Ohio City, Ohio; 4 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by 3 sisters; Pollyanna Neuenschwander, Barbara Reimer and Wavelene Yoder and 1 brother, Roe Lehman.
A Funeral Service will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at Pleasant Dale Church of the Brethren, with visitation prior from 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Officiating will be Pastor Jay Carter. Burial will immediately follow in the Pleasant Dale Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Pleasant Dale Church of the Brethren.
Arrangements by Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home, Decatur, IN.
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