LTC (Ret) Arthur John Bland, 68, of Waynesville, MO, passed away Tuesday, August 29, 2017 in Mercy Hospital of Springfield, MO.

Memorial services with military honors will be held at 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 5, 2017 in the Memorial Chapels and Crematory of Waynesville / St. Robert.

Mr. Bland is survived by eleven children: Seth, Ashley, Cory, Kristin, Mariah, Sean, Hannah, Sarah, Logan, Carter and Cierra Bland; six grandchildren; two siblings; other relatives and friends.

Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Arthur Bland and may be left at the funeral home.