Arthur Jr. C. Cobo
Arthur C. Cobo Jr., at the age of 86, went to be with his Lord on March 15, 2011 in Payson. He was born in Springville, N.Y. to Arthur C. Cobo Sr. and Corabell (Witzel) Cobo.
Mr. Cobo was a World War II veteran and a survivor of D-Day and Normandy Beach.
He was the beloved husband of Agnes (Schweickert) and they raised their family in Springville before moving to Phoenix in 1965.
Mr. Cobo worked as a mechanic and after retirement, the couple moved to Payson. He was active in the Senior Center and attended St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church.
He is survived by his wife, Agnes; sons, Michael (Marion) of Payson, Bruce (Debbie), Kevin (Christine) and Mark (Rene) of Phoenix. He is also survived by 14 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Albert Cobo; sister, Pearl Cobo; and granddaughter, Malinda Sackett.
A celebration of Mr. Cobo’s life will be held at 3 p.m., Sunday, April 10 at Mountain Bible Church, 302 E. Rancho Rd., Payson.
Donations may be made to Payson Christian Clinic, 701 S. Ponderosa St., Ste. D, Payson, AZ 85541.