Arthur J. Ventura
RUMFORD -- Arthur J. Ventura, 66, of Congress Street in Rumford, passed away on September 2, 2013 at his residence.
He was born in Hyannis, MA on March 6, 1947, a son of Arthur J. and Marie T. (Magermans) Ventura. Arthur was educated in Manchester, CT schools and was a graduate of Manchester High School. He was also a graduate of Manchester Community College.
He was employed as a respiratory therapist for several hospitals in Connecticut. Arthur loved nature, being outdoors and fishing.
Surviving are his sisters, Collette Achilli and husband, Patrick of Sherman Mills, and Mary Ann Roark and husband, Rob of Harpswell; his beloved cat, Twila; several nieces and nephews; and good friends, Steve and Cindy Simmons of Andover.
He was predeceased by his parents.
A private gathering will be held at a later date.