Arthur C. McCune

Born: Tue., Aug. 24, 1948
Died: Sun., May 23, 2021


Visitation

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Wed., May 26, 2021
Location: Otterbein United Methodist Church


Funeral Service

11:00 AM Thu., May 27, 2021
Location: Otterbein United Methodist Church


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Arthur Clayton McCune, of Pittsfield, Pa, went to be with his Savior on Sunday, May 23rd, 2021.

He was born August 24th, 1948. Growing up in Grand Valley, he attended Titusville schools and graduated from Titusville High School in 1966. He graduated from Penn State University. He taught shop and mechanical drafting at Tidioute High School and later at Warren County Christian School. After leaving teaching, he worked at Torpedo Wire and Strip, and then Ellwood Crankshaft.

Art loved people. He especially loved spending time with his family. His grandchildren remember four wheeler rides and being pulled on the sled behind the wheeler in the winter. He made a special toboggan to pull all 7 of the grandkids at once. Nieces and nephews remember his teasing and his rescuing them from ditches, and special water battles. Art was a self-proclaimed member of the Smokey Mountain Boys, mostly consisting of his brother-in-laws. His hobby was woodworking. His house and children’s houses are filled with these labors of love. Art loved to volunteer at his home church of Pittsfield Otterbein, Love Inc, and Second Harvest because he knew that was a way to show the love of Christ to the community.

Art married Bonnie Hannah on June 10th, 1972, whom survives him. Art was a loving husband, father, Papa, uncle, brother, brother-in-law, and friend. Also surviving are his daughter, Angie (Mike) Bojaczko of Pittsfield; his son, Jake (Jaime) McCune of Youngsville; his grandchildren, Gabrielle Bojaczko, Xavier Mowrey, Julia Bojaczko, Caden McCune, Mikey Bojaczko, Wyatt McCune, and Jonathan Bojaczko; many sister-in-laws, brother-in-laws, nieces, nephews, and friends, Kip Smith and Ted Johnson.

Arthur was preceded in death by his father Fred McCune in 1954, his mother Julia Sowles in May, 2002, his brothers Raymond McCune and Dean McCune, his sisters Edeth McClellan and Thelma Patteson, in-laws, Clyde and Bernice Hannah, Mike Hannah, Shannon Hannah, Sandra Morrison, nephew Bruce Michael Bean, niece Jacqueline Ann Check,2 brother-in-laws, Milton Check and Cliff Eastman, in-law and friend Jim Upton, and friend Bernie Switzer.

Family and friends are invited to call on Wednesday, May 26, at the Otterbein United Methodist Church, 258 Dalrymple Street, Pittsfield, Pa 16340, from 4-7pm. A funeral service will be held there on Thursday at 11am with the Rev. Nate Fugate, pastor, assisted by Josh Baker. Burial will take place at St. Jacqueline Cemetery at a later date.

Memorial donations may be made to Youngsville Branch Fellowship, 103 E. Main Street, Youngsville, Pa 16371.

The Nelson Funeral Home & Cremation Services, in Youngsville, have been entrusted with all arrangements. Condolences to the family may be made at www.nelsonfuneralhome.net.

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Chad, dave, tallie, nancy parker
   Posted Mon May 24, 2021
we are sorry to hear of Arthur's passing. We want to send our condolences to the family.
God bless you.
Chad, Tallie, Nancy and David Parker

Denise & Denise Cederquist & Chayse Kubecki
   Posted Mon May 24, 2021
Dear Bonnie & Family <3 Prayers of comfort for your family. Art was "da man". From the moment he shared with Chayse about his leg being like Chayse's, I thought he is a man of God. Chayse may not remember, but I will. I'm so thankful for his friendship and his knowledge. You were always there for him.

Deborah McMahon
   Posted Tue May 25, 2021
I am so sorry to hear the passing of Art . He was a wonderful man and will be missed by all that know him . I am sending you all prayers . If you need anything let us know

Jack and Joan Yates
   Posted Wed May 26, 2021
When we lose a loved one here on earth, we gain an angle in heaven that watches over us. May you take comfort in knowing that you have an angle to watch over you now. We extent our most sincere condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Dave Havener
   Posted Wed May 26, 2021
I am sorry to hear about your loss. Art was a fine man of God. Full of compassion and grace as well as a solid-rock foundation faith. Brenda and I are praying for the family to know God's comfort and strength in these trying days. Do not let your hearts be troubled, trust in God and His Son, the Way, the Truth, and the Life. Rest in His peace.

Terry Hallock
   Posted Wed May 26, 2021
Barb and I send prayerful condolences to Art's loved ones.I hadn't seen Art in years but
remember him from his days at Tidioute High School.I was on the same faculty until
switching to Youngsville much later.He was an all around good guy and I missed him when
he left.I admired how gallantly he handled his bout with bone cancer.His spirit was
undeniable.God Bless.
Terry Hallock,Warren

Jim and Donna Stockdill
   Posted Wed May 26, 2021
Art was a giver and a lover of people. He gave of himself whenever and wherever needed. He loved those around him, sharing Christ’s love with all. We were all better people for knowing him. Our prayers are with your family.

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