Arthur J. Sloan, 80, of Long Branch passed away peacefully on January 28, 2020 at the Monongahela Valley Hospital. Arthur was born on April 11 th , 1939, the son of the late Dail and Ann (Johnson) Sloan.
After high school Arthur would go on to attend California State College and West Virginia University. Following his Master’s degree, he worked as a guidance counselor at the California Area School District where he retired after many years. Art was a member of the F. & A.M. Lodge of California. He was also known in the community for maintaining the farm on which he raised his family, his love for animals and his work as an insurance agent.
Arthur is survived by his wife Mary Ann Chilzer Sloan, his son Dale (Lisa) Sloan of Republic, four daughters: Debra Sloan (Allan) Shiflett of Bethel Park, Brenda (William) Valla of Long Branch, Marla (David) King of Fallowfield Twp. and Tracy Sloan or San Francisco. He also leaves behind his sister Marie Ulens of Georgia, seven grandchildren: Rachael (James) Blankenship, Victoria King, Valerie Sloan, Brady King, Amanda Sloan, Matthew Shiflett, Emily Sloan and great-granddaughter Madison Blankenship, and his stepchildren Sam, Mike, John, Steve, Rob, and Christine Selinger.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his brother Grant Sloan and his sister Joan Wooldridge.
Friends will be received Friday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. in the Schrock-Hogan Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 226 Fallowfield Ave., Charleroi. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home. Interment will follow in Howe Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.schrock-hogan.com.
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