Kenneth Raymond Arnold, 77, of Port St. Lucie, Florida passed away on July 30, 2022.
Ken was born in Panama City, Florida to Hans Terrell and Bonciel Arnold on October 27, 1944. He married his beloved Marilee in Fort Pierce, Florida on April 28, 1973.
Ken attended Riverside Military Academy and served eight years in the United States Air Force. He was especially proud of his service to the United States. He received an Associate’s degree from Indian River Community College. He spent much of his early career as an electrician in Fort Pierce and would later work for the St Lucie County Building Department as the Building Official.
Ken loved to cheer on his favorite teams, the Atlanta Braves and the Florida Gators. He also had an artistic side that came out in his love of drawing and painting, which he often shared on social media. He loved spending time with his family and his fur-baby, Boomer.
Ken was a devoted family man, who encouraged his family to follow their dreams.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: The Farm Dog Rescue P.O. Box 1542 Palm City, FL 34991.
Survivors include devoted wife, Marilee Arnold of Port St. Lucie, FL; children, Julie and husband Jonathan Polakow of Port St. Lucie, FL, Christopher and wife Michelle Arnold of Port St. Lucie, FL, and Matthew and wife, Cathy Arnold of Guangzhou, China; brother, Ted and wife, Wanda Arnold of Grand Ridge, FL; granddaughters, Amanda Gibson of Las Vegas, Norah Beth Conroy of Port St. Lucie and Scarlett Arnold of Guangzhou, China; as well as many other nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. He was preceded by his parents, Hans Terrell and Bonceil Arnold; brother, Earl Arnold, and son, John Gibson.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, August 13th, 2022 at the Haisley Tribute Center 2041 SW Bayshore Blvd Port St. Lucie, Florida from 11AM to 2PM with a Memorial Service to start at 12PM.