Belva Lea Arnold, 71, of Newton, died Tuesday (April 14, 2020).
She was born April 8, 1949, in Great Bend, the oldest child of
Edward and Doris Arnold.
Belva is preceded in death by her parents. Survivors include her
sisters, Sue Arnold, of Newton; Linda (Don) Roswurm, of Derby;
niece, Kari (Shane) Schott, great nieces, Lexi and Joci, of Derby;
nephew, Robert (Karen) Roswurm, great nephew, Bradley and
great niece Bella, of Wichita.
Belva is a member of The First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ),
Newton. Her passion in the church was the children. She was a 1967 graduate
of Moundridge High School. She received her Degree of
Cosmetology in 1968. She worked for many years as the
Activity aide at Kansas Christian Home.
There will be no visitation. A graveside burial will be at Leon
Memorials may be sent to First Christian Church (Junior Youth
Fellowship) in care of Petersen’s Funeral Home, 215 N. Main, Newton,
Kansas 67114. For more information visit