Arlyn J. Heath, 80, Bancroft, died Sunday, April 15, 2012, at the Portage County Health Care Center in Stevens Point.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Leikness & Stahl Funeral Home in Plainfield, with Pastor Jeffrey Silha officiating. Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery in Bancroft.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 9:30 a.m. Wednesday until the services.
A memorial has been established.
Condolences may be offered online at www.wautomafuneralhome.com.
Mr. Heath was born June 12, 1931, in Milwaukee, a son of the late Fred and Helen (Stevenson) Heath.
He was married to Marie Hotchkiss on Jan. 22, 1955, at Plainfield Baptist Church. She died on June 2, 2011.
He served in the U.S. Navy.
After his service, he was a mill worker for most of his life.
Survivors include four sons, Bradley (Becky), Plainfield, Bruce (Barb) and Robert (Linda), both of Wisconsin Rapids, and Steve (fiancée Michelle Hansen), Hancock; one sister, Audrey Lenz, Milwaukee; and five grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by one son, Bryan Lee.