Arthur Francis Wiseman, Jr.
Arthur Francis Wiseman, Jr., age 62, of Newton, died Friday, June 7, 2013 at his home in Newton. Memorial services will be 1:00 PM Friday, June 14 at MS Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Newton.
Arthur Francis Wiseman, Jr. was born July 14, 1950 in Brooklyn, NY , son of Arthur Francis Wiseman, Sr. and Opal Pugh Wiseman, and brother, to Joseph Wiseman and Kenneth Wiseman who precede him in death.
Survivors include his wife: Donna Lee Wiseman of Newton, children Kathleen Hammond and husband, Robert of Decatur; and Bryan Wiseman of Newton: two grandchildren: Westin Hammond and Ella Hammond; one sister: Martha Goonan of Pennsylvania; one brother: William Patrick Wiseman of Minnesota; one half sister: Wanda Sue Glenn of Sylverena
He was proud U.S. Army veteran, obtaining the rank of 2nd Lieutenant. He was proud of the fact that he was an appointed agent to General Douglas MacArthur. He also was a helicopter pilot and served in Okinawa, Japan.
He enjoyed writing poetry and short stories. He loved to read and search the world wide web. He was an extremely devoted grandfather to Westin and Ella.
Newton County Funeral Home of Newton is in charge of arrangements.
Friends and family may sign an online guest book at www.newtoncountyfuneralhome.com