Arthur Charles Pine
Sergeant Major, United States Army
C. Pine, Sergeant Major, United States Army, retired, of Pennellville,
New York, died Saturday, July 21, 2007, at his home.
Born in Brooklyn, New York, he had lived in Pennellville almost 30 years. Known fondly as "A.C.," he had served his country for 32 years, proudly serving with the Screaming Eagles 101st Airborne Division with two tours of duty in Vietnam, one in Korea and numerous others throughout the world.
He was a member and past master of Callimachus Lodge #369 of Phoenix, a Scottish Rite 32nd Degree Mason and was a past district deputy Grand Master of the Oswego District.
Surviving are three daughters and sons-in-law, Deborah and Master Chief Timothy Hibbs, United States Navy, retired, Sylvia and Dusty Heer, and Karen and David Pine; a son, Erik Patton Pine; three grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; two sisters, Barbara Dureau and Susan Follmer; and two brothers, Raymond and Robert Pine.
Burial at 11 a.m. Wednesday, August 8, 2007, in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia. Contributions in lieu of flowers should be made to Robert Wilcox, Coordinator, 303 County Route 10, Pennellville, New York 13132.
Posted: 21 September 2007