Clarence Arno

December 6, 1946 - March 17, 2023

12/06/1946 - 03/17/2023

Clarence Alex Arno passed away peacefully Friday, March 17th.

He was the son of the late Jean and Ann Arno. He was born December 6, 1946 in Bellaire, Ohio.

Clarence was a Vietnam veteran serving from 1966-1967. He worked at the Ormet Corporation for over 30 years. He was an avid fisherman and loved the Pittsburgh Steelers.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Bill Arno and sister and brother-in-law, Susan and Mark Harrigan. He is survived by his two children, Sean (Anne) and Tiffany (Matt) Crozier. Five grandsons, Tristan, Nick, Tanner, Logan and Luke. His siblings, Mike (Lou), sister-in-law, Janis, Peggy (Gary) Dobbs, Donnie (Fran D’Aqilia), Debbie (Howard) Palmer, his good friend, Kathy Sostaric and his beloved cat, Buddy.

Memorial contributions may be made to the POW/MIA Project by going to

Arrangements by the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes, 441 37th Street Bellaire, Ohio.

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Kelly Columbo-Johnson
2 months ago

I’m so sorry to the family for your loss. I knew Clarence since I was a very young child. He was friends with my father and also worked with him. I remember my father having many good times and laughs with Clarence.

Lynn and Sandy Marling
2 months ago

Lynn and I send out our condolences to the family of Clarence. He and Lynn always laughed and had a lot of memorable conversations. RIP

John Mountain
2 months ago

I’m so sorry to hear of Clarence’s passing. Worked with him at Ormet. He will be greatly missed!

Larry Tuccio
2 months ago

Grew up with Clarence and Bill chasing me and Donnie.. i wouldn’t have it any other way. Prayers to the great Arno family. Rest in Peace Clarence !!

Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum
2 months ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,

 May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Clarence Alex Arno, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.

I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.

My thoughts

and prayers to the family of ….

US Veteran, Clarence Alex Arno, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

Tony F
2 months ago

He was a great guy with a big heart. So sorry for your loss!

Joni Fox
2 months ago

Tiffany and Sean, we are very sorry for your loss. Just know we are thinking of you and you have our deepest sympathies
Joni and Tom Fox