Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1945 RJC

Leonard Arterburn LEONARD PAUL ARTERBURN, 81, of Gary, TX, was born July 31, 1926, in Drumright, OK, the son of the late Margaret Ellison and E F. Arterburn, Sr. He passed away on Aug. 11, 2007. Mr. Arterburn was a retired machinist for Rohm and Haas Texas, Inc., following more than 30 years of service. He served his country in the United States Army during the World War II conflict. Mr. Arterburn was a member of the Elks Lodge in Baytown. He was also a member of the Springs of the Living Water Pentecostal Church. Formerly a longtime resident of Baytown, Mr. Arterburn had resided in Gary for the past 12 years. Survivors at the time of his death include his wife of 36 years, Frances Arterburn of Gary, sons and daughters-in-law, Bill and Doris Robinson of Lusk, Wyoming, and Kenneth and Lucille Tilton of Gary, daughter, Jill Crowder of Baytown, four grandchildren, Andy and Shawna Robinson, Nolan Robinson, Tracie Ashley and Jack Crowder, III; four great grandchildren, Jacob Robinson, Josie Berge, Justin Robinson & Tripp Hatcher; brothers and sisters in law, E.F. Arterburn, Jr. (RHS-1940), and Joyce Arterburn of Lubbock, D.C. Arterburn (RHS-1940) & wife Dorothy Lewis Arterburn (RHS-1946) of Amarillo, as well as numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. He graduated from Ranger High School with the Class of 1945 in Ranger, TX and was active in the sports of football and basketball.