Arthur D. Loveland

December 6, 1920 - November 20, 2011

12/06/1920 - 11/20/2011

Past Services

Friday November 25, 2011
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel
538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792
8286929188 | Directions
Friday November 25, 2011
11:00 am
Forest Lawn Memorial Park
538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792

Retired Army SFC Arthur D. Loveland died Sunday, November 20, 2011, at Mission Hospital in Asheville. He was born December 6, 1920 in Corry, PA, the son of Clarence C. Loveland and Grace Love Loveland.

He was an Army veteran, retiring after over 20 years of service as a SFC Communications Chief. Following his military career, he worked for Dupont, retiring in 1984. He was a member of the Hendersonville American Legion Post# 77 and a life member of the Hendersonville Veterans of Foreign Wars Post# 5206. He was a member of Main Street Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Irene Houge Loveland, wife Thelma H. Loveland; two sons, Ronald K. Loveland and Dennis D. Loveland and a brother, Joseph Loveland.

He is survived by his daughter, Deborah M. Loveland Aeppli and her fiancÈ Kenneth Mills of Pace, FL; step-son, Dr. Stephen Dorman of Wisconsin; daughter in-law, Betty Loveland of Mount Vernon, WA; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren and a very special friend and companion, Gladys B. Ruff.

A graveside service will be held 11:00 AM Friday, November 25, at Forest Lawn Memorial Park with Rev. Charles Magnet officiating. Military Honors will be conducted by Hendersonville VFW Post# 5206, American Legion Post# 77 and Chapter 14 of the DAV. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service at Forest Lawn Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, 1120 G. St. Suite 700 Washington, DC 20005.

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Ian, Ashley
8 years ago

Our thoughts and love go out. Grandpa will truly be missed.

Ed Frady
8 years ago

So long my friend and Comrade.

Betty Loveland
8 years ago

I am so sorry I won’t be able to be there for Dad’s service. I will miss him.

Roland and Lois Hoots
8 years ago

The Family is in our thoughts

and prayers. I rode and worked with Art at Dupont. He

was a true gentleman and friend.

Cindy Dorn
8 years ago

Debbie – My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Sherry Kilpatrick Conley
8 years ago


Just know our prayers are with you. Prayers for comfort and understanding for you and your family.

Linda, Julie, Alison
8 years ago

We are sorry for the loss of your father. He must have been a remarkable father to have such a wonderful family. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Love you.

Kathaleen Loveland Phillips
8 years ago

I am Joe’s daughter. Thank you for letting us know about Art. I am sorry that I cannot attend his funeral, but please know that we are praying for you during this difficult time.