Frank J. Arrison, 92

December 02, 2008

JAN. 4, 1916-NOV. 29, 2008

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Frank J. Arrison, 92, of Chambersburg, died Saturday, Nov. 29, 2008, at Manor Care Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Born Jan. 4, 1916, in Shamokin, Pa., he was the son of the late Anthony and Rose Grygo Arasim.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 70 years, Helen Everette Arrison, in 2007.

He was a master carpenter and general contractor, and worked for himself for many years.

He was member of Corpus Christi Catholic Church.

He served in the U.S. Army and earned the Silver Star Award.

He was a member of American Legion in Shippensburg, Pa., and Charles Nitterhouse Post 1599 VFW.

He is survived by four sons, Frank J. Arrison Jr. of Chambersburg, Jack K. Arrison of Fayetteville, Pa., and Jerry L. Arrison and Jay A. Arrison, both of Orrtanna, Pa.; six grandchildren; one great-grandson; one great-great-granddaughter; and one niece.


He was preceded in death by one sister and three brothers.

Private services will be Saturday at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in Norland Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to WWII Memorial, P.O. Box 305, Calverton, NY 11933.

Arrangements are by Robert G. Sellers Funeral Home, Chambersburg.

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