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Arthur L. Figles

Dec 14, 2010

Arthur L. Figles, 80, of Hughesville, died Friday, Dec. 10, 2010, at the Williamsport Regional Medical Center.

Born July 21, 1930, in Muncy, he was a son of the late Cloyd W. and Dora Mae George Figels. He and his wife, the former Helen L. Reese, celebrated 60 years of marriage on Sept. 23, 2010.

Art was a World War II veteran, who served in the U.S. Navy. He retired from the former Koppers, Muncy after having worked there for 23 years. Art was a member of the 40et8, Highland Lake and the Milton Moose. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, boating, camping and his cat Buddy.

Surviving, in addition to his wife, are a son, Richard L. (Virginia) Figles of Ga.; a daughter, Dixie M. (Ronald) Allen of Hughesville; a granddaughter, Melissa (Rick) Cupp; and two great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held 11 a.m. Monday, at the McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, 557 E. Water St., Hughesville, with the Rev. Max L. Walters Jr. officiating. Burial followed in Twin Hills Memorial Park with graveside military honors accorded by combined veterans organizations. Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.