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Arnold Shell, 75, of Gladwin

Arnold Shell, 75, of Gladwin, passed away on Monday, December 11, 2023. He was born on March 14, 1948, to Donald and Doris (Lange) Shell in Gladwin.

Arnold lived a life marked by hard work. Throughout most of his life, Arnold owned and operated his own trucking company, where his dedication for the job shone through.Trucking wasn’t just a profession for Arnold; it was his passion. Another hobby of Arnold was always staying connected and informed by listening to his scanner.

He is survived by his wife Lesley Shell,  son Scott (Ricki Jo) Shell and daughter, Terri (Brad) Pretzlaff. Arnold’s legacy extends to several grandchildren Scott Shell, Cody Shell, Ashley Shell, Blake Pretzlaff, Brooke Pretzlaff and Chase Parson and many great- grandchildren. He is also remember by four siblings Arley (Linda) Shell, Arden (Jo) Shell, Pam (Pat) Shea and Susan Fisher.

Arnold is preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Doris; his daughter, Tammy Shell; and five siblings. 

Graveside Services will be held at a later date, and he will be laid to rest at Ridge Cemetery, Gladwin. Arrangements are in the care of Hall-Kokotovich Funeral Home, Gladwin. For additional information and to leave condolences, please visit www.hallkokotovichfuneralhome.com.


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