Myrel Lee Arnold


May 1, 1928-March 11, 2020
Myrel was born to George Washington Arnold and Hettie Jeffcote in rural Littlefield, Texas.
He moved to Pagosa Springs in 1989 from southern California. He spent most of life as a journeyman plumber and built R.O. systems for Culligan Water. (Hey, Culligan man!)
He was a proud WWII vet and upon passing donated 50 percent of his estate to the Veterans Memorial Park of Archuleta County.
He is preceded in death by his parents; siblings Wanna, Glen and Laoma; and his son, Michael J. Arnold.
He is survived in death by his daughter, Dena Sudden; son-in-law Mark; grandson Ryan, of Phoenix, Ariz.; grandchildren M’Kai Arnold, Jean Lindberg, Breanna Kirsop, of Pagosa Springs; daughter-in-law M’Liss Arnold, of Pagosa Springs; daughter Joanne Banks; son-in-law Ben; grandsons Neil and Robert Smith, of Grover Beach, Calif.; granddaughter Mea La Croix, son-in-law Josh, of Palm Desert, Calif.
He has numerous great-grandchildren.