Arlin was born in Friedensburg, Pennsylvania. He retired after 30 years service as a New Jersey State Police Officer. He and his wife retired to this area in 1993. He was an active member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Police Benevolent Association and enjoyed woodworking and gardening.
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife Gladys, children Debroah Haugen of Minotola, NJ, Sue Marie Bachman of Heislerville, NJ, Maureen Bachman and Walter Bachman both of Delmont, NJ, brothers Lanny Bachman of Auburn, PA, Henry Bachman of Chesapeake, VA, Thomas Bachman of Dorothy, NJ, seven grandchildren and one great grandchild. He was preceded in death by his parents Arthur and Catherine, brother Arthur and great grandson Hunter John. Donations are requested to Trinity Lutheran Church 485 Turnbull Bay Road New Smyrna Beach FL 32168. 11:00 AM Saturday, January 23 at Trinity Lutheran Church 485 Turnbull Bay Road New Smynra Beach, FL 32168 (map/driving directions)