Arch Krest died unexpectedly on June 7, 2020 at age 72. He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Marylou (Tremer) Krest; children, Shawn (Jasmin) Krest of NC, Wendy (Adam) Van Ark of Lima, Courtney (Patrick) Roach of WI; sisters, Sally Krest, Ann Kresovic; 11 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his sisters, Bonnie Riddle, Grace Ruppert; brothers, Jack, Gary, Robert, Nick Krest. Arch was a Army veteran of the Vietnam War.
Services and interment were held at the convenience of the family. Private interment with military honors at St. Rose Cemetery, Lima. In lieu of flowers Memorials may be made to St. Rose Church PO Box 8A Lima, NY 14485.