O’Rourke & O’Rourke
Inc. Funeral Home

25 River Street
Salamanca, NY 14779
phone: (716) 945-4760
fax: (716) 945-4222

Verdonna A. Arnold

Mrs. Verdonna "Donna" A. Arnold, 88, of Little Valley, NY formerly of Salamanca NY, entered into eternal life with our Lord on June 8, 2020.

Beloved wife of the late Robert V.Arnold; devoted mother of the late Vernon K. Arnold; daughter of the late Lyman E. and Audrey Griffith White; loving sister of the late Lorene W. White Carr, the late Lawrence and Francis Clyde White; adored aunt of Richard (Barb) Barker of Florida, Nola (Steve) Gill of Cheektowaga, Audrey "Lori" Sharp of Lackawanna, Lisa Beth (Joe) Panetta of Huguenot NY, Clyde (Lori) Carr of Buffalo and Robert, Vita, and Roxanne White of Salamanca; also aunt to the late Francis "Skip" White. Verdonna is also survived by many great nieces and nephews; very special friend "family" of Christine and Eugene Terhune of Little Valley, NY; adopted grandma to Barbara Holmes Bargy.

Verdonna was a homemaker who enjoyed listening to music, reading, and crocheting. She made a special afghan for each child. Donna was an avid gardener, especially flowers. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends.

She was a member of the Salamanca Free Methodist and later the Roberts Memorial Free Methodist Church in Cattaraugus.

There will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 12, 2020 at 11am at Roberts Memorial Church, with Pastor Mike Jones officiating. Burial will be in Crawford Cemetery, Salamanca, NY.

Funeral services are under the direction of O'Rourke & O'Rourke Inc Funeral Home, 25 River Street, Salamanca, NY.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Roberts Memorial Free Methodist Church, 111 South Street, Cattaraugus, NY.

E-condolences can be sent to orourke.orourkefh@gmail.com or posted to facebook.com/onofh.