Arnold J Kimmel – 89, of Sebastian, died Monday January 27, 2020 with his family by his side.
Arnold was born to the late Mark and Lunda Kimmel on Oct 8, 1930 in Scalp Level, PA. He quit school and joined the USMC when he was 15 years old and went on to receive his GED while in the service.
He married Joan M Henry on July 23rd, 1949. Arnold worked as a heavy equipment operator for several years moving from job site to job site through most of the New England states. In 1962 Arnold started work as a service mechanic for a heavy equipment supplier in New Jersey and over the next 30 years moved up to the position of Vice President of Service and Parts.
Arnold and Joan retired in 1993 and relocated to Sebastian, FL. They were both very active in the 1st Presbyterian Church of Sebastian. Arnold was also a member of the Masonic Lodge of Somerville New Jersey.
Arnold is survived by his wife Joan and sister Thelma Balogh, children Lynn (Marty) Yannaccone of Huron, TN and Mark (Nancy) Kimmel of Beaver Dam, WI. 6 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.
Services will be held at the 1st Presbyterian church of Sebastian on Sunday March 15th at 2:00 pm.