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Obituary for Francis D. Arnould

Francis "Fran" Arnould, age 80, a resident of Los Lunas, NM, formely of Bosque Farms, NM, peacefully passed away on Sunday, May 20, 2018. He was born November 12, 1937, to John Walter and Gustia Arnould in Shenandoah Iowa. Francis graduated from West Phoenix High School in 1956, then graduated from Phoenix College and later attended ASU. Fran exceled as a football player in both high school and college. He had a successful career with Capital Lumber Co as a manager in Albuquerque and Lubbock. Francis was preceded in death by his daughter, Jennifer Arnould; parents John Walter, and Gustia Arnould; and sister Shirley Carlin. He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Marlys Arnould (Doyle); sons Kurt and Mark Arnould; grandchildren, Randen Henry and his wife, Chelsee, Alisha Haddock, Gabriella and Namiel Arnould; great grandchildren, Pryce, Payslei and Pyrce Henry. Fran will be fondly remembered with cherished memories by many friends and family members. A Private Service will be held for Family. In lieu of flowers the family has asked that you may make a donation to the NM Boys and Girls Ranches or Joy Junction. Arrangements are being handled by the caring professionals at the Noblin Funeral Service Los Lunas Chapel, 2211-D Main St., (505) 866-9992, an online guest register is available at