Gary M. Arne, 53 of Radley died at 8:45 p.m. Wednesday June 24 at his home.

Gary M. Arne, 53 of Radley died at 8:45 p.m. Wednesday June 24 at his home.
He was born August 30, 1955 in Washington the son of Gary Bruhn Charlotte Barnes.  He had been a resident of the area for nearly 30 years moving here from Tacoma, WA.
Gary was a Vietnam era veteran serving his country in the United States Air Force, being honorably discharged in 1977.
He was a laborer working for different manufacturing companies both in Washington and Kansas.
Gary participated in the Relay For Life, he enjoyed his music and playing guitar.
Survivors include 4 sons-Jay Adams of Lawrence, Zach Adams of Girard, Nick Adams of Hawaii, Steve Arne of Humboldt; a daughter Chacie Arne of Georgia; caregiver and best friend Donna Gitner; his father and step-mother Gary and Diane Bruhn; a brother Don Arne, 2 sisters Sue and Kelly all of Washington and 6 Grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his mother.
According to his wishes Gary has been taken for cremation.  A memorial dinner will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday June 27th at the St. John’s Lutheran Church located at 304 W. 3rd St. in Pittsburg.  Arrangements are under the direction of the Bath-Naylor Funeral Home 522 S. Broadway Pittsburg, KS.