Stephen P. Arnold

Stephen Arnold

On Saturday, August 5, 2017, the Lord called Stephen P. Arnold, age 62 of Gloversville, home to be with his late wife, Denise F.J. Arnold.

Stephen was born on September 11, 1954, in Gloversville, to the late Forrest and Yona Valik Arnold.

He is survived by his beloved only daughter, Christine (Jodi) Soltner; his cherished granddaughter, Juliana Briggs; and adored grandson, Joshua Robbs; and his special niece, Jolene Johnson.

He is also survived by his siblings, Janna Arnold (Ray), Joanna (Deb) Taylor, Besty (Dave) Lindsley, Frank (Cara) Arnold, Micki McClary, Gina (Mike) Poindexter, Philip (Donna) Arnold, David (Cindy) Arnold and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Stephen was predeceased by his wife, Denise F.J. Arnold, who passed on December 3, 2016; one sister, Melissa Arnold; and one niece, Amy King.

He married his best friend, Denise Frasier on July 28, 1973. Stephen worked at many area factories. Mr. Arnold was of the Christian faith. He loved spending time with his family around the campfires. Stephen loved to watch TCM old movies, history and politics. He loved spending time with grandbabies Joshua his buggyboy and Juliana his little NayNay. He also loved talking and debating politics with his daughter-in-law, Jodi. Every Daddy loves his little girl and I was my Daddy’s little girl, I love my Daddy, I will truly miss him.

There will be no services or calling hours.

Cremation was at Vale Crematory, Schenectady.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the A.G. Cole Funeral Home Inc., 215 East Main Street, Johnstown.

Condolences to the family may be made online by visiting our website at www.agcolefuneralhome.com.