Arvin Unruh, 93, passed away Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at Moundridge Manor. He was born on August 18, 1926, in Coldwater, Kansas to Tobias Elias and Susie (Schultz) Unruh.
He was a welder for R&R Tank in Pratt and Hesston Corporation. He was a member of the Lone Tree Church in Galva. Arvin was united in marriage to Delores Atkinson on July 30, 1949 in Herington, Kansas. She preceded him in death on December 30, 2007.
He is survived by his sons, Mark (Sandy) Unruh of McPherson, and Tracy (Michelle) Unruh of Hutchinson; daughter, Melissa (Steve) Sechler of McPherson; 13 grandchildren; 27 great grandchildren; brother, Derald (Shirley) Unruh of Galva; and two sisters, Florence Dearing of Massachusetts, and Thelma Gibson of Bixby, Oklahoma.
Arvin was also preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Victoria Russell; granddaughter, Heidi Unruh; ten sisters and three brothers.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, October 14, 2019, at Lone Tree Church, Galva, Kansas. Burial will follow at the church cemetery. Friends may call from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday, October, 13, 2019, at Moundridge Funeral Home, with the family greeting friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Lone Tree Church.
Memorials may be made to Moundridge Manor or Good Shepherd Hospice, in care of Moundridge Funeral Home, PO Box 410, Moundridge, KS. 67107.