Blanche Mae Arnold, 89, Dale

Blanche ArnoldBlanche Mae Arnold, 89, of Dale, died Wednesday (August 17) at Scenic Hills Care Center in Ferdinand.She was born near Lincoln City July 20, 1927, Indiana to Frank and Lillian (Wahl) Sergesketter. She married Cletus Arnold November 3, 1945, in Dale. He died in 1999.

Blanche worked as a custodian at David Turner Elementary School from 1970 to 1998. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Dale and enjoyed gardening and crossword puzzles.

She is survived by two daughters, Patty Perry and husband Mike, Kokomo, and Janet Villines and husband Pat, Dale; three sons, Larry Arnold and companion Georgia Tretter, Dale, Steve Arnold and wife Rita, Washington, and Greg Arnold and wife Aimee, Huntingburg; one brother, John Sergesketter and wife Dolores, Dale; ten grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren.

Friends may call from 8-10 a.m. (CDT) Saturday at St. Joseph Church. Memorial contributions can be made to St. Joseph Church. Condolences may be shared with the family online at Funeral services at 10 a.m. (CDT) Saturday at the church with burial following in the Dale Cemetery. The funeral mass will be celebrated by Fr. John Brosmer. The Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg has been entrusted with the arrangements.


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