Wayne Arbuckle, 67 of Russellton, West Deer Township, died Sunday January 30, 2022 at his home. He has lived in Russellton for the past 32 years. Wayne was born May 30, 1954 in New Kensington to the late Donald R. and Clare M. (Puchinski) Arbuckle. He was a 1972 graduate of Dubois High School. Wayne served his country in the US Air Force, from 1972 to 1978, achieving the rank of Sargent. He worked for over 37 years in the PPG Plant in Creighton. Wayne enjoyed watching sports and was an avid Steeler and Pirates fan, loved water and snow skiing, muscle cars and was an accomplished mechanic and jet mechanic during his time in the US Air Force.
Survivors include his daughter Cher P. Woodrow of Indiana Township, granddaughter Rylinn Nolan, his sister Donna (Bob) Sunders of MO, his niece Stacy (Paul) Peterson of New Kensington, his nephew Brandon (Toni) Carson of Lower Burrell and his great nieces Andi and Alasyn Carson.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his sister Cynthia Bucher.
The family will receive friends Friday from 4-7 PM in the SIWICKI-YANICKO FUNERAL HOME, 23 McKrell Road, Russellton, West Deer Township, where a funeral service will be conducted Friday 7 PM, with the Rev. Tricia Schneck, officiating. View obituary online and leave condolences at www.siwicki-yanickofh.com.