Robert E. “Bobby” Arens, age 64, of Huntington Beach, CA, formerly of Loretto, died Friday, Dec. 24, 2010.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will take place Tuesday, Jan. 18 at 11 a.m. at Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Loretto. There will be a gathering of family and friends from 10 to 11 a.m. in the church, prior to Mass. The Rev. John Gallas will celebrate the Mass, with inurnment in the church cemetery.
Honorary bearers are Bobby’s nephews: Randy Roehl, Terry Georges, Mark Ghostley, David Ghostley, Chris Arens, and Paul Arens.
Bobby was born July 21, 1946, to Harry and Lillian Arens in Loretto.
He is survived by his daughters, Sheila (Donald) Farneth, and Shari (Scott) McDaniel; four grandchildren: Daniel and Joseph Farneth, and Luke and Samual McDaniel; and siblings, Marian Roehl, Corinne Georges, Eleanore (Chuck) Ghostley, Don (Millie) Arens, and Rich (Rozanne) Arens.
Arrangements are by the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.