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Arnold D. Piatt

February 26, 1929 ~ October 4, 2019 (age 90)


Arnold D. Piatt, 90, of rural Benton (Pine Township), died Friday morning, October 4, 2019 at the Gardens at Millville where he had been a resident since July.

Born February 26, 1929 in Pine Township, he was a son of the late Benjamin F. "Bennie" Piatt and Stella (Kinney) Piatt.  He and his wife, Beverly (Hartman) Piatt, celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on April 9th.

Arnie attended school in Pine Township and later at Benton.  He worked as a farmer his entire life.  He had also worked for Mode Craft in Muncy for 16 years and later for Sprout-Waldron, Inc., in Muncy, until his retirement.

He was a member of the Christian Gospel Fellowship Church in Iola where he was a member of the "Prime Timers".  He and his wife were also long time members of the Susque Country Squares.

His hobbies including woodworking, farming and traveling.

Surviving, in addition to his wife, Beverly, are his two children:  Dennis A. Piatt and his wife, Debra, of Pine Township; Deena A. Rotunno and her husband, Louis, of Christiana, PA; seven grandchildren, nineteen great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Along with his parents he was preceded in death by his two sisters, Lois Johnson and Ona Reichenbach.

Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at11 A. M. at the Christian Gospel Fellowship, Iola with Pastor Paul Converse, officiating.  Burial will be in the Talmar Cemetery. There will be a viewing Wednesday at the Church from 10 AM until the time of the service at 11:00.  In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to the Christian Gospel Fellowship, 2938 State Route 42, Millville, PA 17846.  The McMichael Funeral Home, Inc., of Benton is honored to serve the Piatt Family.  For online condolences or for additional information, please visit our website:

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October 9, 2019

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Christian Gospel Fellowship (Iola)

Funeral Service
October 9, 2019

11:00 AM
Christian Gospel Fellowship (Iola)


Christian Gospel Fellowship
2938 State Route 42, Millville PA 17846

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