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Arthur C. Tarbell ( August 22, 1954 - August 4, 2017 )

Arthur C. Tarbell passed away on August 4, 2017 at MidMichigan Medical Center. He was born on August 22, 1954 in Akwesasne, NY to the late Norman and Margaret (Herne) Tarbell. On June 12, 1980, he married Linda Murray in Wakegon, WS.

Arthur worked as an Ironworker in Structural Steel and Metal Construction.
He belonged to the Local 440 Union, Utica, NY. Arthur enjoyed movies, M.A.S.H. and crosswords. He was an avid golfer and pool player, a history buff and gifted at sketching and drawing. Arthur also loved riding his Harley.

Arthur is survived by his wife Linda, children: Ed (Vicki) Smith, Kimberly (Bill) Wall, Terry Smith, Tamara (Scott) Lorf, Timothy Tarbell, many grandchildren and several great grandchildren. He is also survived by his siblings, Norman Jr. (Elizabeth), Carl (Patricia), Stephen, Marianne (Wayne) Bero, Lisa Tarbell, and many nieces and nephews.

Arthur was predeceased by his son, Thomas Smith, grandchildren, Brent and Arthur Smith, brother David Tarbell, sister Donna Van Every, niece, Barbara Green and nephew Daniel Tarbell.

A Celebration of Life will take place at the Creative 360 Center at 1517 Bayliss St. Midland, MI, 48640 on Sunday, August 6, 2017 from 11:00 am until 2:00 pm.

Smith-Miner Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
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