Mark C. Arnold
Mark C. Arnold, 63, passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at his home in rural Lake Mills. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, April 7, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Scarville, with Pastor Randy Baldwin officiating. Visitation with his family will be Friday, April 6, from 4-7 p.m. at Mittelstadt Funeral Home, Lake Mills, and will continue one hour prior to the service on Saturday.Inurnment will take place at a later date.
Mark Charles Arnold was born March 25, 1955, in Albert Lea, Minn. to Louis and Joyce (Hobbs) Arnold. He attended and graduated from Lake Mills High School in 1973.
On Jan. 1, 2003 Mark was united in marriage to Cathy Arnold (Wilson). Together they formed a blended family with five children.
When he was younger, Mark grew up hunting and farming with his dad. After they retired from farming, he continued working at Larson Contracting until 2013. Mark loved spending time outside, working in his shop, and riding his four-wheeler with Cathy and his basset hound Beauford at his side. He also enjoyed playing pool, golfing, and riding his motorcycle.
He is survived by his loving wife, Cathy; mother, Joyce Arnold; a sister, Beth (Rod) Stene; brother, Jay Arnold; and five children: Derek (Rua) Arnold, Josh (Sarah) Arnold, Krista (Travis) Hyatt, Michael (Dana) Buschman, Erica (Jeff) Benny; 12 grandchildren: Jonathan, Jourdan, Kaitlyn, Trinity, Jeremiah, Logan, Damian, Hannah, Zachary, Halo, Aubri, Crystal; as well as many nieces, nephews, friends and family.
He is preceded in death by his father, Louis; brother, Randy; aunt, Teda; sister-in-law, Jan; nephew, Dillin; and maternal and paternal grandparents.