Michael J. Arjavich Jr., 79, husband of the late Judith Arjavich, died on Monday, November 19, 2018 at Bristol Hospital after a brief illness. Born in Meriden, Connecticut on May 16, 1939, he was the son of the late Michael Arjavich Sr. and Alice (Maneiri-Bossola) Arjavich.
Mr. Arjavich had graduated from O.H. Platt High School of Meriden, Class of 1959 before moving to Davenport, Florida. He was employed by Cooper Jarrett Trucking Co. and St. Johnsbury Trucking Co., retiring in June 1993. He was a parishioner of Celebration Community Church in Celebration, Florida. He was an avid golfer at Polo Park West Country Club in Davenport.
Besides his partner, Charly Ann Huber, he is survived by his two daughters, Michele Terry and her husband Chuck and Jo-Ellen Crouth and her husband Peter; his son, Michael Arjavich III and his wife Donna; and his four beloved grandchildren, Lindsey Terry, Nicholas Terry, Tristan Arjavich and Machaila Arjavich. He is also survived by his good friends, Bob and Bunny Hope.
A private graveside service in Michael’s memory will be held at the convenience of the family. There will be no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arlington, VA 22202. Arrangements are under the direction of the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 East Main St., Meriden, CT 06450.
My sincere condolences to the family. May the God of all comfort give you the comfort you need to endure this difficult time and the days ahead (2 Corinthians 1:3,4)
gc - Thursday November 29, 2018 via Condolence Message
Jo Ellen, I am so very sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
Nancy Shanks - Monday November 26, 2018 via Condolence Message
Rest In Peace Mickey. I have many fond memories growing up as cousins. I’ll miss our long distance chats. My sincere condolences to his children and grandchildren.
Love, Joan Susan Karlewicz, Mt. Juliet, TN
Joan Karlewicz - Friday November 23, 2018 via Condolence Message