Arno, Betty

Betty Lou Arno, 92, of Berkey, Ohio, died March 17, 2019, at the Toledo Hospital, with loving family at her side. 

She was born May 5, 1926, in Ottawa Lake, Mich., to the late Harold and Elva (Grimes) Pollock.

Betty, her husband and children operated Mor-N-C Lanes Bowling Alley in Morenci, Mich., for more than 25 years, putting in many long days. They had previously operated Arno Excavating where she operated a dump truck for several years.

Betty always remained an active homemaker, devoted wife and mother, no matter how many hours she worked. She​ enjoyed travel, dancing and playing Bingo, and found her greatest joy in spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was a former member of the Order of Eastern Star and Zenobia Jeepster's, along with her husband. Betty will be lovingly remembered for her kind, compassionate, helping nature and for the bright, uplifting smile she offered to everyone.

Betty is survived by her children, Robert (and Kathy) Arno, Linda (and Max) Snow, Barb (and Tim) Reynolds, David (and Linda) Arno and Douglas (and Carol) Arno; 14 grandchildren; and 34 great-grandchildren.

Betty was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Harvey Arno on Aug. 30, 2004; son, Richard "Sonny" Arno; grandson, Brent Snow; and six siblings.

Visitation is planned from 1 to 5 p.m., Saturday, March 30, in Walker Funeral Home, Sylvania, up until a celebration of her life at 5 p.m.

Memorial contributions are suggested to a charity of the donor’s choice.