John E. “Pop” Arcuri, 74

John E. “Pop” Arcuri, 74 of Lancaster, PA, died Monday, March 7, 2011 at Lancaster General Hospital. He was married to Hazel M. Pemberton Arcuri for 52 years. Born in Marion, OH, he was the son of the late Constantino A. and “Bessie” E. Conti Arcuri.

Pop graduated from St. Mary’s High School in Marion, OH. He worked 42 years in the animal feed industry, lastly as a supervisor at Purina Mills, Lancaster, for 17 years. He was a member of St. John Neumann Catholic Church, Lancaster, and regularly attended Hosanna! A Fellowship of Christians, Lititz. Pop volunteered with Welcome Wagon.

A devoted husband, father and grandfather, Pop is survived by his wife Hazel; two sons, Mark A., husband of Michelle Arcuri, Freeburg, PA, and Guy M., husband of Marie Flow Arcuri, Winston-Salem, NC; seven grandchildren, Brian and Rachel Neff, John-Michael, Tyler and Matthew Arcuri and Hope and Matthew F. Arcuri. One of ten children, he has six living siblings and was preceded in death by his daughter Lisa M. Neff.

Pop’s Memorial Service will be held Saturday, May 14, 2011. The family will host a fellowship/visitation from 12-1 PM at Hosanna! A Fellowship of Christians. Pop’s memorial service will begin at 1 PM, with Pastor Deb Helt officiating. A light lunch will be served afterward. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in Pop’s memory to Hosanna! A Fellowship of Christians, 29 Green Acre Road, Lititz, PA 17543. To send the family online condolences, please visit Charles F. Snyder Jr. Funeral Home & Crematory, 717-560-5100

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Hey guys – just got the message.  I am so sorry to hear the news.  I will always remember John as a jolly guy who liked to laugh and have fun. 
Much Respect. 
Kim Schulz

Hazel and family,

We are so sorry to hear of your great loss, John was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather. Hazel, you and your family will be lifted to the Great One in our prayers.

Take care, and know that we love you,
Phil and Judy (Hooper) Walters


We were so sad to  hear of John’s passing.  Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family.  We have such wonderful memories of having you and John as next door neighbors for the six years we lived on Warren Way.  We will hold those memories close.

The Harbolds

Dear Hazel and family.  I was so sorry to hear about your loss.  I know it is quite difficult to get through this, but I pray that you will.  Hazel, I think of you often.  My thoughts and prayers are with you.

An old friend from Bucher, 
Sandy Pearl

Dear Hazel,
I just found about about John’s passing away. My heartfelt condolences are with you and the family. I have always admired your strength and pray to God to give you the strength to bear this great loss. I am in Paris and got the news from Sandy.
God Bless. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.

Being in Florida, we just learned of John’s death.  We are deeply saddened to get the news.  Although time has separated us, we will always value  fond memories of John and his special family.    Although belated, our condolences  are being send with our prayers and best wishes.
Larry & Marianne Kintner

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