Arnold C. Cameron


Arnold C. Cameron, 86, of Rossiter, died Sunday, August 22, 2021, at West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh.

He was born February 3, 1935, in Punxsutawney, a son of the late Ethel M. (McFarland) and Arnold M. Cameron.

On October 24, 1953, he married Dolores A. (Sands) Cameron, who preceded him in death on September 29, 2005.

Arnold was a graduate of Punxsutawney High School and received an Engineering Degree from Penn State University.

He was a member of the Steffy United Methodist Church and enjoyed playing golf and cornhole and going to Punxy Phil’s Family Restaurant.

Arnold worked as an engineer for Syntron and then became a salesman for the company which is now known as FMC.

He was also a co-owner of a dairy farm.

He is survived by five children, Jeffrey Cameron and wife Cindy of Rossiter, Kevin Cameron and wife Tina of Rossiter, Diane HeLal of Punxsutawney, Brian Cameron and wife Lisa of Rossiter, and Leigh Volchko and husband Joseph of Rossiter; thirteen grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; brother Dale Cameron of DuBois; sister Dot Painter of Rossiter; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a granddaughter Kayla Schaffer, son-in-law Dean HeLal, brother William Cameron, sisters-in-law Jane Cameron and Helen Cameron, brother-in-law Jim Painter, and nephews William Cameron, Jr. and Vance Hankinson.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, August 24, 2021, and from 10 to 11 a.m., Wednesday, August 25, 2021, at the Deeley Funeral Home.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, August 25, 2021, at the funeral home with Pastor Chuck Prevot officiating.

Interment will be in Devers Cemetery, Rossiter.

Memorial contributions may be made, in memory of Mr. Cameron, to the Steffy United Methodist Church, 1970 Steffy Church Road, Rossiter, PA 15772.

Online condolences may be made at www.deeleyfuneralhome.com.


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