Anita S. "Sue" Arnold, 73, of 3374 State Route 87 Highway, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at her home.
She was born Nov. 26, 1940, in Huntington, a daughter of Mahlon and Virginia Roles Barton.
Anita had retired from the Bon-Ton, attended Community Baptist Church and enjoyed her family and her cats.
She was predeceased by her parents; a brother, Alan Barton; sisters, Nancy McHenry and Cheryl Barton; a grandson, Joshua Markel; and first husband, William Markel.
Anita is survived by her husband of 48 years, Ralph E.; children, Scott D. (Karlie) Markel, of Cascade, Sheryl A. (Michael) Luse, Jon A. (Holly) Markel and Jeffrey T. (Jill) Arnold, all of Montoursville; a sister, Diane L. (Edward) Sandnes, of Lewisberry; fifteen grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service will be held 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, at Community Baptist Church, 1853 State Route 87 Highway, Montoursville, with Rev. Michael E. Wright and Elder Harry Boyer officiating. Friends may call at the church Sunday afternoon from 2 to 3:30 p.m.
A graveside service will be held at noon on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, in Barbours Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to LAPS, 195 Phillips Park Drive, South Williamsport, PA 17702.
Arrangements are by Spitler Funeral Home, Montoursville.