PFEIFFER, Arthur M. "Mac" 91, of Springfield, Ohio passed peacefully away on January 3, 2013.
He was born October 3, 1921 in Springfield, Ohio (Clark County) the son of Joseph D. and Mary Ellen (Leisch) Pfeiffer.
He attended Lawrenceville High School and graduated in 1940.
Mac served in the Army Air Corps for four years during World War II, serving two and a half years with the 8th Army Air Corps in England.
He worked in the construction industry as a brick mason and a masonry contractor for forty years.
He enjoyed wood-working, making beautiful furniture, violins and jewelry boxes.
He was an avid golfer, playing three days a week in the "Geritol League" at Snyder Park and other courses around the area.
He is survived by his wife of sixty-six years, Lee Anna (Baker) Pfeiffer, daughter, Ginger Pfeiffer-Oakman, two grandsons, Luke and Callie (Waynick) Oakman of Nashville, Tennessee; Jacob Oakman of Indianapolis, Indiana; two great granddaughters, Zoe Rae and Sophie Pfeiffer Oakman of Nashville, and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, his sisters: Hope (Roy) Errett, Ruth (John) Cultice, Betty (Robert) Kennedy and brother and sister-in-law, Robert and Nona Pfeiffer.
Mac was a charter member of the North Hampton Community Church.
A gathering of family and friends will be held on Sunday, January 6, 2013 from 2-5:00 p.m. in the LITTLETON & RUE FUNERAL HOME.
A celebration of his life will be held on Monday at 11:00 a.m. in the North Hampton Community Church, 110 Community Dr., North Hampton, with Pastor Jim Welch officiating. Burial will follow with military honors at Lawrenceville Cemetery.
A special "thank you" to staff at Community Mercy Hospice, their loving compassion was truly a blessing.
Memorial contributions may be made to Community Mercy Hospice, 444 W. Harding Rd., Springfield, OH 45504
You may express condolences at www.littletonandrue.com