|

Arthur Charles Healey, 81

Southborough – Arthur Charles Healey, 81, of Southborough, formerly of West Babylon, New York and Hendersonville, North Carolina, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012. He was the dedicated husband of the late Marilyn June (Russell) Healey.

He is survived by his son, Arthur C. Healey Jr., his wife Melissa Robinson-Healey, and their daughters, Shannon, Erin and Kathryn of Southborough, and his daughter, Barbara Healey-Statzer, her husband Earl “Rick” Statzer, and their children, John Bohanon and Brianna Bohanon of Port Ritchey, Fla.

He was born in Floral Park, N.Y., and loved to play baseball and basketball. He was a graduate of Jamaica High School in Jamaica, N.Y., and served his country honorably as a sergeant in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean War. He worked for over 35 years as a bank officer with Astoria Savings Bank, Lynbrook National Savings Bank, National Westminster Bank, and finally Bank of America.

Artie, as he was affectionately known by family and friends, served as a Deacon and church council treasurer at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Lindenhurst, N.Y. He was also a member of the Lyons Club of Copiague, N.Y. He was an avid cribbage player and loved dancing with his beloved wife, Marilyn, with whom he was married for 56 years.

He will be fondly remembered for his unfailing sense of humor.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the National Parkinson Foundation, care of the Arthur C. Healey memorial Fund at www.parkinson.org.

Short URL: http://communityadvocate.com/?p=28844

Posted by on Nov 26 2012. Filed under Obituaries. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply


7 + = thirteen

Recently Commented

  • Dr. Nick Kofos: Our entire family sends sincere thoughts and prayers to you during this most difficult time. May you...
  • Carol Donnelly: I’m so very very sorry to learn this news. Patty and Billy, you are in my thoughts and I send...
  • Jamie Sullivan: That hospital should be locked properly. If the town can’t invest in such an endeavor, then...
  • Maureen Roy: Very nice article. Condensed but with a myriad of detail, and an understanding of the winds of change....
  • MaryJo: We get dozens of entries each year for the Heroes Among Us program, and each story is touching and powerful....