Kenneth D. Arno
Kenneth D. Arno, 58, of Yorktown, VA passed away Friday (July 20, 2018) at Riverside Hospital.
Ken was an Engineer with Newport News Shipbuilding for 30 years. Ken was a loving husband and father that gave of himself to all. Ken cultivated many long-standing friendships with those he worked with and resided among. His passion was automobiles!
He was predeceased by his parents; Albert and Mary Arno, and brothers; Ronald Arno and Alan Arno.
He is survived by his wife of 34 years; Susan Arno of Yorktown, children; Kaylee Arno of Virginia Beach, Jacob Arno and Adam Arno of Richmond, and his siblings; Sharon (Roy) Bossard of Milford, KS, Sandra Gardiner of Aurora, CO, Bonnie Arno of Hornell, NY, Daniel Arno of Hornell, Keith (Susan) Arno of Brockport, and Karen (James) Burritt of Hornell, Brothers-in-law Steven (Johna) Contos and John (Susan) Contos as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins.
A funeral service will be held at Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Harpersville Road, Newport News on July 27th at 2:00 pm with a celebration of Ken’s life following. A private ceremony will take place at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in his name can be made to a charity of one’s choice.
Ken’s extreme acts of kindness will continue via his donations to LifeNet Health providing a future for others.
Arrangements by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton.