Arvin "Bill" Haldren

Obituary of Arvin "Bill" Haldren

Arvin “Bill” A. Haldren  Jr. , 70, Oaks


Arvin A. "Bill" Haldren, 70, husband of Marlene Haldren died Monday, April 30, 2018 at home.


He was born in Rich Creek, VA  to the late Arvin A. and the late Vada (Meadows) Haldren. Bill attended Oakvale High School in West Virginia.  He went into the Army and served our country in the Vietnam War.  He enjoyed working with his hands. Bill worked as the Property Director at the Daniel J. Detweiler Phoenixville YMCA until retirement and had a small side business as a builder.


Bill was a member of the Spring City American Legion Post 602, a life member of the Phoenixville VFW Post 1562, Friendship Fire Company, Royersford and Liberty Fire Company, Spring City.


In addition to his wife of 21 years, He is survived by

two step sons:  Walter Russell Gauger (husband to Adrienne) and Keith Alan Gauger (husband to Jayne) 

two brothers:  Harrison Lewis  Haldren and Eddie E. Haldren

four grandchildren:  Anthony Fultz, Elek Gauger, Zane Gauger, and Toni Gumpert


Predeased are siblings:  Larry L. Haldren, Brenda Joyce Blankenship.


A funeral service will be held at the Good Shepherd Chapel & Mausoleum at Limerick Garden of Memories on Thursday, May 3, 2018 at Noon with the Rev. Jack A. Mason officiating.  Friends are welcome to visit with the family prior to service from 10 AM – 12:00PM in the chapel. Burial will be in Limerick Garden of Memories in Limerick with full Military honors.


All arrangements are being handled by Shalkop, Grace & Strunk FH , 135 Bridge Street, Spring City, PA. Online condolences and memories can be made at


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made in his memory to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516 Topeka, Kansas.