Arnel “Arnie” James Dolen, 85 of Zanesville passed away April 7, 2014 at his residence. He was born April 22, 1928 in Zanesville, a son of the late Floyd and Effie Black Dolen. He was retired from both North American Rockwell and Brockway Glass. He served his country and protected our freedoms during WWII in the United States Army Air Corp.
Arnie is survived by two sons Tim (Cindy) Dolen of CT and Tyler (Lisa) Dolen of Zanesville; three daughters Susan Lynn of Zanesville, Sheila (Chuck) Crane of Mt. Perry and Robin (Roger) Cramer of Zanesville; one brother Lester Dolen of Zanesville; 16 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Lorene Spence Dolen on March 18, 2012; two sisters Edna Brown and Mary Dolen; 4 brothers Richard, Tom, Robert and William.
Calling hours will be held from 2-4 and 6-8 on Thursday April 10, 2014 at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL 1150 WEST MILITARY ROAD ZANESVILLE. Funeral services will be held at 1pm Friday April 11, 2014 in the Snouffer Chapel with Pastor Jack Spence officiating. He will be laid to rest beside his wife Lorene in Zanesville Memorial Park Cemetery.
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