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Joe E. Arnold, 82, State Center

Joe E. Arnold, 82, of State Center, IA, passed away Sunday, October 15, 2017, at the Iowa River Hospice Home. Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, October 21, 2017, at Anderson Funeral Homes, 405 W. Main St., Marshalltown. Visitation will be 9:30 a.m., until the time of the services. Inurnment will be at Rosehill Memorial Gardens, in Marshalltown. Online condolences may be sent to

Joe was born May 2, 1935, to Joe and Mayme (Overland) Arnold, in Marshalltown. He attended Albion High School. Joe was united in marriage to Bea Walker on May 4, 1957, in Marshalltown. He was employed with Fisher Controls for 39 years. He was a member of Clemons United Church of Christ, Parkinsons Group, and National Horse Shoe Pitchers Association.

Joe will be missed by his daughter, Cindy (Keith) Stalzer of State Center, two sons; Doug (Julie) Arnold of St. Anthony, IA, Jeff (Brenda) Arnold of State Center, seven grandchildren; Heather (Matt) Nason, Brian (Monika) Stalzer, Emily (Blake) Ruehlow, Haley (Adam) Powers, Jill (Dickie) Wright, Dani (Andrew) Haskenhoff, Tanner Arnold, eleven great grandchildren; Jase Nason, Cael, Adler, and Beckett Ruehlow, Huxley, Myla, and Ansyn Powers, Addison Wright, Camden and Lennon Haskenhoff. He was preceded in death by his wife, Bea, a son, Daniel, two brothers; Chuck, Bud, five sisters; Dory, Betty, Pearle, Mary, and Millie.

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