Arthur P. Emrick Jr., 82, of DeGraff, passed away at 4:50 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, at home surrounded by his family. He was born in Lima on Feb. 25,1936, to the late Arthur P. Sr. and Evon Heubner Emrick.
On Sept. 6, 1957, he married the former Joyce VanScoyk in Dayton and she survives, along with their three children, Arthur John (Cathy) Emrick , Bonnie (Steven) Allen and Jennie (Ellen) Lazor; five grandchildren, Amanda (Michael) Kruse, Heather (Justin) Harpst, Allison, Evan and Emily; and three great-grandchildren, Lillian, Amelia and Andrew.
Art was a retired toolmaker from Dayton.
A funeral service begins at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15, at Daring & Sanford Funeral Home, 210 W. Hayes St., DeGraff, following visitation that begins at noon. Burial will follow in Greenwood-Union Cemetery in DeGraff.
Memorial contributions may be made to charity of the donor’s choice.
Express condolences at www.edsfh.com.