Arlen Maurice Atkinson
EDUCATION: Graduated in 1954
MILITARY: U.S. Air Force, 4 years
OBITUARY: ARLEN M. ATKINSON
Arlen M. Atkinson, 6l, Tiltonsville, [OH] died Tuesday, Aug. 25, 1998 at Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling. He was born Sept. 22, 1936 at Clarington, a son of the late Alton A. and Sarah Henthorn Atkinson.
He was a retired employee of the Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corp. Yorkville plant and an Air Force veteran of the Korean War. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Nancy C. Wells Atkinson.
Surviving are a son, Arlen A. Atkinson of Tiltonsville; several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received today, 7 to 9 p.m. and Thursday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home, 102 Main St., Tiltonsville, where services will be held Friday at 11 a.m. with Floyd Atkinson officiating. Burial follows in Riverview Cemetery, Martins Ferry. VFW Post 4811 will hold military graveside services on Friday in the funeral home.
(Source: August 26th, 1998 Times-Leader-Martins Ferry, Ohio - furnished by Ruth Shuck)