Death notices

SANDUSKY

* Joseph R. Arnold, 79, of Sandusky, died Sunday, Jan. 4, 2009, in Firelands Regional Medical Center, Main Campus, Sandusky, after an illness. Arrangements are pending at David F. Koch Funeral Home, Sandusky.

MONROEVILLE

* James E. McGinn, 73, of Norwalk, died Friday, Jan. 2, 2009, at his residence following a lengthy illness. Friends may call 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Pfeil Funeral Home, Monroeville Chapel, 109 Monroe St., Monroeville, where funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday.