Donald Arter

Donald Arter

GUILFORD LAKE — Donald W. Arter, 68, of Lakeview Drive, passed away at 9:35 p.m., Friday, March 2, 2018 at his home.

Mr. Arter was born Oct. 19, 1949 in Salem, a son of the late Perry E. and Nana (Ward) Arter Petrick.

He worked as an electrician before retiring.

He was a member of St. Jacob’s United Church of Christ.

He was also a proud U.S. Navy Veteran, having served during Vietnam.

He is survived by his wife, Deborah K. (Carney) Arter; his daughter, Rebecca “Becky” Arter of Canton; his son, Adam Arter of Lagrange, Ohio; his sisters, Bessie Kellner of North Lima and Darleen Wheeler of Las Vegas, Nev.; his brother, Pau Arter of Lisbon; and a grandson.

Funeral services will be held at 11am, Monday, March 5, 2018 at the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home with Pastor Jess Adkins officiating. Burial with full military honors will follow at the Lisbon Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m., today at the funeral home, where a Masonic service will be held at 5:45pm