Paul F. Arena, 70, a resident of Myrtle Beach, SC. and formerly of Port Chester, NY., died on February 9, 2022. He was born July 21, 1951 in Mount Vernon, NY., to Clara and Frank Arena both of Mount Vernon, NY. He was raised and educated in Mount Vernon. Paul was a master carpenter by trade and a member of the carpenters union United Brotherhood of Carpenters & Joiners of America.
He was happiest when watching the Masters, people watching while sitting on the Boardwalk with "Toots", food shopping with his son and daughter in law and when cooking for his family, and he especially loved being silly with his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife Patricia Re "Toots" Arena, his son David Arena, his daughter in law Megan Marmon and his 4 grandchildren, Gabriel, Evan, Aline and Ruby, all of Dallas, Ga. His sister in law Barbara Re of Greenwich, Ct. along with her children Joseph (Gisella) Sowin, and their children, Sienna, Jackson and Savanna, Kristy Sowin and Nicole (David) Daniels, aunts, countless cousins and dear friends.
A Memorial Gathering will be held on Saturday July 23, 2022 from 1:00pm-2:00pm at Craft Memorial Home, Inc. 40 Leicester St. Port Chester, NY