Arthur G. Novello, 86, of Ocala passed away September 21, 2016. Born in Brooklyn, New York, he came to this area 16 years ago from Palm Beach County, FL. He was a retired carpet installer and a member of Berean Baptist Church. He is survived by his loving wife, Lillian; children, Raymond (Lisa) Novello of Kernersville, NC, Arthur (Barbara) Novello, Jr. of West Palm Beach, FL, Debbie Dean of Augusta, GA, Sandy (Bill) Mellonkauf of Cocoa, FL, Pamela (Robert) McAfee of West Palm Beach, FL; cousin, Lois (John) Glaze of West Palm Beach, FL; 9 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. A Celebration of Arthur’s Life will be held at Berean Baptist Church (4800 SW 20th St., Ocala) on Saturday (Sept 24th) at 9:30AM. A Graveside Service will follow at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens (5740 S. Pine Ave., Ocala) at 11AM. In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial contributions be made to Hospice of Marion County (PO Box 4860, Ocala, FL 34478). Arrangements by Baldwin Brothers 954 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala 236-5884.