Arthur Allen Underwood, 67, passed away Saturday, September 18, 2021, at his Indianapolis residence. Born Thursday, May 6, 1954, in Indianapolis, Arthur was the son of the late Claude Edward and Alberta Marie (Evans) Underwood.
A veteran of the U.S. Army, Arthur was a self-employed handyman, doing all types of construction work. He enjoyed traveling, especially his trip to Alaska to go fishing.
Arthur is survived by his sons, Michael A. Underwood of Indianapolis and A.J. McCrohan (Nhiel) of Cheboygan, Michigan; his daughter, Julie Underwood of Kansas City, Kansas; brothers, Claude E. Underwood and James F. Underwood, both of Indianapolis; his sisters, Amy C. (Bernard “Butch”) Bailey of Greenwood, Debra L. (Joseph) Heigl of Camby, Patsy A. (Junior) Coglan of Indianapolis and Tina L. (Bill) Sanders of Whiteland; and four grandchildren. In addition to his parents, Arthur was preceded in death by a sister, Rose M. Greer.
Family and friends will gather from 12:00 noon to 2:00 p.m. Thursday, September 23, 2021, in Lauck & Veldhof Funeral & Cremation Services, 1458 South Meridian Street. Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Allen Pierce officiating. Military honors will be rendered at the funeral home following the services. A private interment will take place at the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Madison, Indiana.
The family has suggested memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society, 5635 West 96th Street, Unit 100 Indianapolis, IN 46278 or to the HVAF of Indiana, 964 North Pennsylvania Street Indianapolis, IN 46204.
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