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Arthur Jesse Padgett

February 15, 1949 - August 2, 2019


Date of Death:

August 2, 2019



Birth Date:

February 15, 1949

Birth Place:

Blossburg, Pennsylvania

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Arthur Jesse Padgett

Arthur J. Padgett, 70, of Elmira passed away on Friday, August 2, 2019 at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, PA.

He was predeceased by his parents, Dean and Virginia Ordway Padgett; brothers, Russell, Lester, William and infant brother Leonard; and sisters, Beverly and Joyce.

Art is survived by his wife, Sharon Hurlburt Padgett; children, Deborah (Donald “Bud”) Stringham of Bentley Creek, PA, Arthur Hurlburt of Elmira, Jeffery (Amber) Hurlburt of Elmira, Steven (Rachel) Padgett of Watkins Glen, Virginia (Chad) Maphis of Elmira and Roberta Padgett of Elmira; sister, Jeanette Henry of ME; brother, Roger Padgett of Odessa; 22 grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; along with numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Art graduated from EFA in Elmira.  He worked as a contractor driver for the USPS for many years.  Art also owned and operated a TV and satellite repair business for many years. He loved old cars and was a great auto mechanic. He loved his family and he will dearly missed by all who knew him.

A time of calling will be held on Sunday, August 11, 2019 from 3 to 5 PM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad St., Waverly, NY.  Funeral services will be held on Sunday, August 11, 2019 at 5 PM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad St., Waverly, NY with Pastor Mark Cockerham.  Burial will take place on Monday, August 12, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Grover Cemetery in Canton, PA.  Those wishing to send a message of sympathy to Art’s family may visit our Facebook page or in “Obituaries” at

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From: Junie Graham Duffee
Aunt Sharon. So sorry for your loss. Prayers and thoughts are with you for comfort. Hugs to you.

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