HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — On Sunday morning 49-year-old Pa. Senator David Arnold Jr. passed away after battling brain cancer.
According to a statement on the lawmaker’s website, Arnold’s wife and daughter were by his side when he died.
Senator Arnold’s family has requested that contributions may be directed to the Penn State Cancer Institute in his honor instead of flowers.
Arnold’s family asks all checks be made payable to Penn State University and include “Brain Cancer Institute Research” in the memo line in honor of the late lawmaker.
Arnold represented Pa.’s 48th senatorial district which encompassed Lebanon, Dauphin and York Counties.