Arthur Francis Farrell passed in peace and surrounded by loved ones Monday, Jan. 17th, 2022, at the age of 81.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Kathryn Feerick; brother, Joseph Farrell,; and daughter, Emma. Husband to Brenda and father to Mark, Eva, and Cavan. Further survived by nieces, nephews, former students, and other family and friends.
Arthur was born in Brooklyn, NY, and passed in his home in New Kent, VA. He was a distinguished teacher of English and a Reading Specialist for the South Huntington school district for 30 years. Art will be fondly remembered as a loving father, lifelong learner, lover of the outdoors and fine arts, and army reservist.
Private family services were held.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Room to Read, a global non-profit focused on improving literacy and gender equality in education.