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James "Jim" Robert

Arthur, Sr.

January 30 , 1935 - June 09 , 2019

James "Jim" Robert Arthur, Sr.
James "Jim" Robert Arthur, Sr.
1935 - 2019


Thursday, June 13, 2019
1:00 ~ 8:00 PM
Michigan Memorial Funeral Home


Thursday, June 13, 2019
6:00 PM
Michigan Memorial Funeral Home



James ”Jim” Robert Arthur, Sr., 84 of Trenton, Michigan went to be with his Lord on June 9, 2019. James was born January 30, 1935 in Johnstown, PA.
James was preceded in death by the light of his life, Dorothy Mae (Thomas), mother Edna McMillan Blough, father Robert Arthur, and step-father Kimmel Blough. He is survived by daughters Karen Arthur (Don Lezotte), Karol (John) Carvelli, sons James (Cheryl) Arthur, Thomas (Marsha) Arthur, David (Lori) Arthur, Robert (Ann) Arthur, sister Janet (Joe) Huber, brother Kenneth (Rose) Blough, grandchildren Aaron Arthur (Jennifer Heck), Chad (Krystal) Arthur, Melissa (Adam) Straub, Neil Arthur, Alec Arthur, Madison Arthur, and Gina Carvelli, great-grandchildren Morgan Arthur, and Benjamin and Evan Straub and many nieces, nephews, and friends. James retired from McLouth Steel and the State of Michigan. He enjoyed spending time with his family, summers at his cottage, fishing with his buddies, watching sports, and woodcarving. His sense of humor will be greatly missed by all. His cremation will take place at “The Witness Crematory” located inside of Michigan Memorial Funeral Home.


You and your family are in my heart and mind. My condolences on the passing of your father. Glen R Harper

So sorry for your loss. Prayers Gary Zerr

My sincerest condolences go out to you and your family for your loss. Craig Spink

We are very sorry for your loss Mark & Matt Friend

Bob, I look at you and feel grateful to your father that he left such a wonderful person among us. Your father may be no more with us now but you have many shoulders to share this weight of loss. May his soul rest in peace. John Willis

I met Jim during some of the Annual Meetings when I first joined MIOHSA, heard some nice things about him. My wife and I send our prayers for the family regarding his moving on to await everyone on the other side. James K Kivell

We are so sorry for your loss. Love and prayers to your family. Joe&Jacqueline Linklater

Please know that my heart goes out to the entire Arthur family for the loss of Jim. I am praying that you all find peace and comfort with one another and in knowing Jim is now with our Lord and his bride, Dorothy. Sue Gay

I'm so sorry for the loss of your are in my prayers David Lizyness