Short Bio

  • Richard Jay Arthur is a native of Pittsburgh. His family moved to Butler County in 1953 where he lived until 1972.
  • He attended Penn Township Elementary School and Knoch High School. He was confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church.
  • During a mobile 23-year career in the Army, he always considered Western Pennsylvania to be his home.
  • He and his wife Mary Lou are the parents of four sons. They live in rural Erie County with their two English Bulldogs.