Arnold Pevna, 85, formerly of Haverhill, passed away Monday April 25, 2016 at his residence in Newton, NH. Arnold was born in Haverhill on March 31, 1931, son of the late Jacob and Esther (Sacarob) Pevna. Arnold was predeceased by his wife, Thalia (Valhouli) Pevna, his daughter, Nancy Valoras and his son, George Valoras. He is survived by his son, David Pevna and his wife, Joanne of Plaistow, N.H., and their three children, his beloved and much bragged about grandchildren, Samantha Masello and her husband, Domenic of Plaistow, N.H., Molly Pevna of Haverhill, and Max Pevna of Plaistow, N.H. Arnold is also survived by his incredibly loving partner, Clara Donahue, who was with him as he passed on. In addition, Arnold is survived by a daughter, Jane Morse of Georgia and a son, Leonard Pevna of California. Relatives and friends attended his funeral service on Wednesday, April 27 at 10 a.m. at the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home, 106 Summer St. Haverhill. Interment will follow in the Children of Israel Cemetery, Haverhill. At Arnold's request, there will be no Shiva period. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to The American Heart Association, 300 5th Ave, Waltham, MA 01701. To share a memory or for more information, please visit www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.
Published on  April 28, 2016