OBITUARY: Donald ‘Doc’ Joseph Arnold II


Donald “Doc” Joseph Arnold II, 72, of Adams, passed away on Wednesday, March 1, 2023, at The Waters of Springfield.

Doc was born January 3, 1951, in Washington, D.C. to the late Donald J. and Elizabeth Byers Arnold, Jr.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, having served two tours in Vietnam, and was retired from the healthcare field as an LPN. Doc enjoyed camping and being outdoors. He loved his job as a nurse and was always willing to help others.

Doc is survived by his wife: Donna Cannon Arnold of Adams, by his son: Donald Joseph Arnold, III, of Adams, by his brother: Matthew of Florida, by his sisters: Heidi Phelps of Woodstock, VA, Debbie Tharp of Conicville, VA, Teri Todaro and Christine Todaro both of Clearwater, FL, and by his four grandchildren.

His remains will be cremated, and his family will hold a private memorial service.


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