Elaine Lee Arnett-Derrenbacher, 85, of Zanesville, formerly of Daytona Beach, Florida for over 40 years, died at 11:47 a.m. Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at the Genesis Extended Care and Rehab Center. She was born December 12, 1924, in Senecaville, Ohio, a daughter of the late John and Hattie Lees McVicker. She graduated from Senecaville High School Class of 1942. She retired as an assembler for Champion Spark Plug in Cambridge. She was a member of the VFW and was involved in school activities, where she had served as PTA President at Garfield Elementary in Cambridge.
Surviving are two sons, John D. (Shirley) Arnett of Tamarack, Florida and Mike (Anita) Arnett of Zanesville; five grandchildren, John (Isa) Arnett and Donald (April) Arnett, both of Cambridge, Lisa (Kevin) Klipner of Byesville, Brandi (Brad) Richert of Nashport and Brian Arnett of Zanesville; three great grandchildren, Sara Arnett and Trevor Arnett, both of Cambridge and Drew Richert of Nashport; a niece, Linda Tanski of Akron; and a son-in-law, Ike Gray of Kissimmee, Florida.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Charles C. Arnett, who died in 1976; her second husband, Donald Derrenbacher; a daughter, Beverly Gray; a sister, Ada Ramage; and a brother, Fred McVicker.
Friends may call from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Friday, July 16, 2010 at the Bolin-Dierkes Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1271 Blue Ave., Zanesville. Graveside services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, July 17, 2010 at Guernsey County Memory Gardens, Cambridge, Ohio.
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