MOUNT VERNON — Arnold E. Hamilton, 84, of Mount Vernon, passed away Dec. 1, 2018, at his residence. He was born Dec. 22, 1933, in Woburn, Massachusetts, to Raymond and Louise (Childs) Hamilton.

He was a member of the First Congregational Church of Christ and United States Army Vietnam Veteran.

He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Beverly (Beroth) Hamilton, a daughter, Kathryn McDonald of Mount Vernon; grandchildren, Trisha (Justin) Wilt and Karisa (Wyatt) Morrison, both of Mount Vernon; one great-grandson, Lane Morrison.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by two sisters.

The family is observing private services. The Lasater Funeral Home is handling the funeral arrangements for the Hamilton family.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Hospice of Knox County.

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