Edna Arnett

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January 12, 1940 - January 23, 2015

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Saturday, February 7, 2015 3 p.m.,First Community Church


Edna Ferne (Farmwald) Arnett, 75, of Columbus, Ohio, born January 12, 1940 passed away peacefully and surrounded by family on January 23, 2015 in San Bernardino, California. She is preceded in death by her parents, Katie (Troyer) and Andrew Farmwald, sister, Mary Farmwald and brother Loyle. Survived by daughter, Sharon Arnett (Kevin Gipe) & grandson, Max Arnett of Columbus, OH; son, Joe (Margie) Arnett of San Bernardino, California; former spouse, Bob Arnett; sister, Louise (Daniel) Gingrich of Plain City, OH; brothers, Ken (Lynne) Farmwald of Plain City, OH and Delmar Farmwald of Marysville, OH. Ferne was a beloved mother and grandmother, and a dear friend to many. She grew up in Plain City, Ohio. She worked for the City of Upper Arlington for many years until she retired. She was an active member of First Community Church, in Upper Arlington for 50 years. She found great joy from spending time with her grandson, and family. She enjoyed spending time with her friends, cooking, reading, and needlework. Ferne’s passing leaves a void in the hearts of her loved ones which can never be filled. A memorial service will held be at First Community Church, 1320 Cambridge Blvd. Columbus, Ohio 43212 on Saturday, February 7th at 3pm. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Heart to Heart at First Community Church. Condolences at morelandfuneralhome,com.


Luan Zangmeister - Feb 6, 2015

My sympathy, Bob. I have fond memories of Ferne (and you, too) at UALC. I loved her humor, and I remember her cleaning off her work space before she started each morning, no matter how busy she was.I haven’t seen her in ages, but I surely remember her smile.

SALLY GARD - Feb 6, 2015

Dear Sharon,Joe,Margie,Max and Family,
I was so sorry to hear of Ferne’s passing. I am happy to know that she was with all of you. She loved you all so very much. What a great mother and friend she was. Ferne will be sorely missed. You all gave her so much joy! I will be in attendance at her service on Saturday. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this diffucult time.
Sally Gard

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