Obituary: Arnold H. Boles



Arnold H. Boles, 79, of Noblesville, died Sept. 29 at Riverview Health in Noblesville. Born Dec. 28, 1934 in Crab Orchard, Tenn., he was the son of Roscoe and Janie (Costin) Boles.

He was a forklift operator for Brockway Glass in Lapel, where he had also been a union representative. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy and was a Korean War veteran.

Survivors include his wife of 30 years, Susan Boles; brother, Don Garry Boles; sisters, Fay Cloud, Rita Boles, Helen Wheeler, Sue Edens and Joyce Poe; daughter, Cindi; step-son, Michael Deering; and step-daughter, Lynn Phifer.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by daughter, Gloria; sons, Howie and David; and sister, Louise Gang.

Graveside services and burial were held Oct. 3 at Crownland Cemetery in Noblesville.

Memorial contributions may be made to Humane Society for Hamilton County, 1721 Pleasant St., Suite B, Noblesville, 46060. Online condolences may be made at