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Obituary for Mr. Arthur B. Mohor Jr.

Arthur B. Mohor, Jr. of Hartwell, Georgia, passed away at age 91 on October 2nd 2015.

Mr. Mohor was a native of East Orange, New Jersey. He was preceded in death by his wife of fifty-eight years, Louise O. Mohor, and brother, John A. Mohor. Survivors include his five children, Alice Mohor, Bette Ann Harris, Carol Mohor, Paul Mohor and John Mohor. Mr. Mohor retired from both the State of New Jersey and the Institute of Government, The University of Georgia. A former Staff Sergeant, he was a proud WW II Veteran and member of AT Company, 302nd Infantry Regiment, 94th Infantry Division. He received the Combat Infantryman Badge and Expert Infantryman Badge. His medals include the Bronze Star, Good Conduct, American Theater, European African-Middle Eastern Theater (with four Bronze Campaign Stars), WWII Victory, and Army of Occupation. In 2015 the French Legion of Honor. Mr. Mohor was a member of American Legion Post 109 and Golden K in Hartwell. He was also a member of the Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge (SC Chapter) and the 94th Infantry Division Association. He served over 30 years with the Boy Scouts of America. A lifelong Episcopalian, he was an active member of St. Gregory the Great Episcopal Church in Athens until retiring to Hartwell in 1997 where he was a member of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church. Mr. Mohor loved spending time with his family and friends, taking boat rides and traveling.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 7th 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 579 Fairview Avenue, Hartwell, GA. The family requests, in lieu of flowers, contributions be made in Mr. Mohor’s memory to St. Andrews, the scholarship fund of American Legion Post 109, PO Box 513, Hartwell, GA 30643, or The National WWII Museum, 945 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70130.