St. Arnaud ArthurST. ARNAUD, Arthur Joseph - (January 21, 1929 - April 12, 2019) - Peacefully passed away, surrounded by family, at Ian Anderson House Cancer Hospice.

Beloved husband and best friend of Rita for 61 loving years.

Dedicated father to Louise (Michael) and Monique (Scott). Loving grandfather of Carly, Brianne, Emily, Kate and Evan.

Art loved nature and the outdoors, as well as life on and around the water. Art dedicated countless hours helping others through his work at the Good Sheppard, Knights of Columbus and OTMH hospital visitation.

Art enjoyed an active social life with friends from the 60th Degree and the Oakville Seniors Walking Group. He will be greatly missed by all those who had the pleasure of knowing and loving him.

A heartfelt thanks to his doctors, Palliative Care team at home and the loving and compassionate staff at Ian Anderson House.

Visitation will be held at the Kopriva Taylor Community Funeral Home, 64 Lakeshore Road West, Oakville from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Monday, with parish prayers at 2:00 p.m.

A Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. at Saint Dominic Catholic Church, 2415 Rebecca Street, Oakville. Following the service, there will be a celebration of Art’s life at the Knights of Columbus Hall, Marian Council 3881, 1494 Wallace Road, Oakville.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Prostate Cancer Foundation, the Good Sheppard, Ian Anderson House, or charity of your choice, in keeping with and in support of people who require assistance.