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Robert Keith Arnold

Birth Date: March 4, 1927
Death Date: April 13, 2018

Decatur – Robert Keith Arnold, 91, of Decatur, IL, passed away Friday, April 13, 2018.
Robert was born March 4, 1927, in Springfield, IL, the son of Vernell and Edith (Ziegler) Arnold. A U.S. Army veteran of WWII, Robert worked as an office manager. He married Betty Walden in 1973. She preceded him in death in 2015.
Surviving are his siblings: Richard (Judy) Arnold of Decatur, June Lockmiller of Monticello and Nancy (Renee) Sedivy of Oakley;and many nieces and nephews.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Betty and his sister, Virginia Burke.
In honor of Roberts wishes cremation services will be provided. Private burial will take place in Graceland Cemetery. A private family graveside service will be held at a later date.
The Arnold family is being served by Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 2091 N. Oakland Avenue, Decatur, IL 62526. Condolences and memories may be shared at

Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Service details will be posted as soon as they become available.
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