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Arthur Allen Henretta Sr.
Arthur Allen Henretta Sr.

Educated, well-traveled southern boy Arthur A. Henretta Sr., 73, died Thursday, April 6, 2017.

Art graduated from James Blair High School, Class of 1961, and attended East Carolina University.

He was preceded in death by his father, Arnold Henretta; brother, David Henretta; and beloved wife, Judy Robertson Henretta.

He is survived by his mother, Trudy Bowman; sister, Debbi Boyce; sons, David A. (Christie) Henretta and Arthur A. Henretta, Jr.; and grandson, William Thomas Henretta.

As a longtime supporter of the animal liberation front, Art asks that any donations of sympathy be made to your nearest no- kill animal aid society or PETA.

A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 12, at Williamsburg Memorial Park, 130 King William Drive.