Charles Richard McArthy, 85, of Decatur died Saturday April 15, 2017 in McKinley Court Nursing Home.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 am. Monday, April 24, 2017 at Harvest Christian Center (2199 N. Water, Decatur, IL. 62526). Pastor Bill Fisher and Pastor Kirk Henneberry will officiate. Inurnment will follow in Macon County Memorial Park, Harristown. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Harvest Christian Center. Tanzyus-Logan Funeral Service and Care is in charge of the arrangements.
Charles was born in March of 1932 in Decatur, son of Charles Otto and Emma McArthy. He served in the U.S. Navy and worked for Caterpillar Tractor Company. Charles married Donna Lee Williams on October 26, 1956. She preceded him in death on May 3, 2012.
Surviving are sons, Michael (Roseann) McArthy, Mark (Bertha) McArthy of St. Louis, MO., Todd (Ally) McArthy of Belleville, IL, nine grandchildren, one step-granddaughter, three step-great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and wife.
Charles was a great dad and grandpa and he will be deeply missed.
The family wishes to thank Pastor Bill Fisher and Pastor Kirk Henneberry for all the prayers and support.