Leon E. "Stump" Arthur, age 75 of rural Talmage, NE passed away on Friday; Feb. 7, 2020 at his home.
He was born on Sept. 21, 1944 in Burwell, NE; the son of Leon W. and Nina F. (Perrott) Arthur. He attended school in Nebraska City and graduated from the Nebraska City High School with the Class of 1962. Leon served in the National Guard after graduation and then began his career as a Meat Cutter. He worked at grocery stores in the area and lastly at City Wholesale Meat Company in Nebraska City. He was a former member of the Elks and the Eagles.
He was united in marriage to Cindi K. Moeller on Feb. 14, 1984 in Dunbar, NE.
He is survived by his wife Cindi of Talmage, NE; children: Jay Arthur and wife Megan of Gretna, NE and Micki Ullsperger and husband Drew of Talmage, NE; four grandchildren: Graham, Jaiah, Cohen and Haivyn; his mother NIna Arthur of Nebr. City; brothers: Ken Arthur and wife Carol of Omaha, NE, Larry Arthur and wife Donette of Nebr. City and Dave Arthur and wife Ellen of St. Louis, MO; numerous nieces, nephews, other family and friends. He was preceded in death by his son Leon E. "Chuck" Arthur, Jr. and his father Leon W. Arthur.
Memorial Services will be held Tuesday; Feb. 11, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at St. John's (McWilliams) Church, rural Talmage, NE with Pastors Ken West and Terry Weible officiating.
A Memorial Fund is being established in his memory.
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