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Francis “Mike” M. Arnold

Date of Death: January 19, 2023
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Amherst Chapel
1600 Amherst Street
Winchester, VA 22601
Thursday 1/26, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Amherst Chapel
1600 Amherst Street
Winchester, VA 22601
Friday 1/27, 11:00 am
Mount Hebron Cemetery
305 E. Boscawen Street
Winchester, VA 22601

Memorial contributions may be made to
Boyce Volunteer Fire Company
PO Box 285
Boyce, VA 22620

Francis M. Arnold, 78 of Boyce, VA, passed away Thursday, January 19, 2023 at Lynn Care of Front Royal. Mike was born in 1944 in Alexandria, VA the son of the late Patrick and Catherine “Josephine” Arnold. Mike was a graduate of George Washington High School and attended the Basilica of St. Mary in Alexandria,Continue Reading

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Jennifer Baldwin left a message on January 26, 2023:
Wonderful memories of Mike, a very special friend to my parents and our family. He and Amelia (and Katie too) always were, fun, supportive and had a watchful eye over the Boyce kids growing up.
Matt Hoff left a message on January 26, 2023:
RIP Mike! Prayers to Amelia, Katie, and rest of your family.
Steve & Pamela Papp left a message on January 25, 2023:
Very sad to hear the news of Mike's passing. We will always treasure the memories of our friendship and good times together in Boyce. Our heartfelt sympathies to Amelia, Katie, and the family.
Jennifer McMillan left a message on January 25, 2023:
Mike was a great man and he will be missed by many. Prayers for his family.
Timmy & Renee Weir left a message on January 24, 2023:
Amelia, Katie, Ted & girls; We are so sad to hear of Mike’s passing. What a great guy! Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
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Patrick Antonino Pagano left a message on January 24, 2023:
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Emily Short left a message on January 24, 2023:
My Pappaw was a wonderful grandfather. Some of my favorite memories of him are centered around cooking. It was through him that I learned how to cook. He taught me the right way to use a knife to chop and dice food. He had a passion for all things cooking and food related. He loved being in the kitchen and creating dishes to share with his loved ones. I remember making homemade meatballs, spaghetti sauce, and garlic bread with him on many occasions. He always had a cookbook within reach and knew which wine would pair best with any dish. As I got older and cooked more for my own family, and contributed dishes to family functions, he always made it a point to tell me how good my dish was, no matter what I made. I will continue to cook and make my food with love, just as he did. Love you forever Pappaw.
Sean Arnold left a message on January 24, 2023:
Oh Brother, what a life you lived. Thanks so much for sharing your life experiences and wisdom along with your laughter. Michele and I always cherished our time together with you and your family. Keep Mom and Dad straight up there in Heaven. We will see you again at the gate. Sean
Omps Funeral Home left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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