Dec. 15, 1941 May 8, 2014
Robert E. "Buzz" Arnold Sr., 72, Madera, died Thursday.
He was born in Niagara Falls, N.Y., son of Thomas W. and Dorothy M. (Taylor) Arnold. He was married to the late Helen L. (Quade). Surviving are six children: Jennie E. Ball, Sandra L. Clark, Jeffrey W. Sr., Shawn P., Donald W. and Brian M.; 12 grandchildren; and two siblings: Clara Shimmel and John G. He was preceded in death by a son, Robert E. Jr. Friends will be received from 11 a.m. until the 2 p.m. funeral service Sunday, May 11, 2014, at Kruise Funeral Home Inc., Madera. Interment will follow in Alexander Cemetery, Madera.