Stephen Neal Arnett

Stephen Neal Arnett, 54, of Kingsford Heights, passed away unexpectedly at 5:45 p.m., Tuesday, March 31, 2020, at La Porte Hospital.


He was born February 7, 1966, in Winamac, Indiana, to Dennis and Dorothy (Prater) Arnett Jr.


Stephen honorably served his country in the United States Army Reserves. He was a pyrotechnician for Melrose Pyrotechnics. Stephen enjoyed having a good time and riding motorcycles. He loved his family and his dogs deeply. Stephen also loved animals and nature. Stephen will be forever missed.


Surviving are one daughter, Stephenni Endsley of Mishawaka; one brother, Robert Arnett of Kingsford Heights; and fiancé, Rhonda (Witt) Post.


Preceding in death were his father, Dennis Arnett Jr.; and mother, Dorothy Hill.


Cremation will take place. A celebration of his life will be held at a later date. Lakeview Funeral Home & Crematory, 247 W. Johnson Rd., La Porte, (219) 362-3100 is caring for the arrangements.


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Memorial contributions may be directed to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), 424 E. 92nd St., New York, NY 10128-6804 in memory of Stephen Neal Arnett.

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