She was born on March 26, 1935 in Daviess County to Ray and Mable Marie (Toon) Edmondson.
Vera was employed at RCA in Bloomington for 23 years until her retirement in 1991. She was a member of the Elnora Christian Church and the Ladies American Legion Auxiliary Post #245 in Elnora.
Survivors include her children, son, Darrell E. (Becky) Arthur of Newberry; daughter Kathy Jo Wampler of Bloomington; grandchildren, James Franklin, Jr., Joshua, Jerimis Wampler, Lacy (Joe) Kantor, Jarrod (Stephanie) Arthur, Ashlee and Allison Arthur; and 10 great-grandchildren. She was also survived by two brothers, Loren Edmondson of Odon, Ira Edmondson of Evansville; two sisters, Audrey Martin of Indianapolis and Shannon Edmondson of Washington.
Vera was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers; two sisters; and two granddaughters.
The funeral service will begin at 11 a.m Wednesday at the Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel in Linton with Rev. Steve Dunkel officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, December 15, and from 9 a.m. until the hour of service on Wednesday, December 16.
The family of Vera Arthur is following her wishes with cremation to follow.
Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com