Obituary for Arthur Henry Berndt, III

Arthur Henry Berndt, III of Sanford, NC died June 6, 2022 at the age of 66 at his residence.

Mr. Berndt was born August 18, 1955 in South Bend, Indiana to Arthur Henry Berndt Jr. and Lousie Caviness Berndt.

Arthur was preceded in death by both of his parents and his younger brother Eric Wesley Berndt.

A memorial service will be held at 1 pm Saturday June 18, 2022 at Miller-Boles Funeral Home in Sanford, NC. Visitation time will follow the service at Miller-Boles.

During his youth Arthur was on the Sanford Squid Swimming Team and played football. He loved being outdoors and became an avid fisherman and hunter. His passion for firearms led him to become an instructor/coach in Harnett County for high school students. His focus was always gun safety and the proper handling of firearms. Arthur was a Concealed Carry instructor as well.

Arthur is survived by his two sisters; Karin Berndt Duggan of Sanford and Cynthia Berndt Tomlinson, husband Kenneth of Sanford; sister-in-law Sandra Smith Berndt of Sanford; several nieces and nephews, Daniel Wesley Berndt, wife Mechelle; Alexandra Berndt Dowdy, husband Mitchell; Sean Matthew Duggan; Amanda Smith, husband Michael; Annabelle Catherine Berndt, Cole Thomas Dowdy, Alexis and Ayden Smith.

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Services entrusted to Miller-Boles Funeral Home of Sanford.

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