Emmett Luther Arlint


Emmett Luther Arlint, 81, of Blue Springs, Missouri, died October 28, 2011 at Village House Hospice in Lee’s Summit, Missouri.

He was born October 16, 1930 in Wichita, Kansas, son of Emmett and Kathleen Arlint. He graduated from Northeast High School in Kansas City, Missouri and was a Navy Veteran. He was an avid golfer, hunter, fisherman, bowler and enjoyed billiards.

Surviving are three sons, Mike Arlint of Cumming, Georgia, David Arlint of Blue Springs, Missouri, and Larry Arlint of Independence, Missouri, two sisters, Mary Ellen Garrett, Belton, Missouri and Priscilla, 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

No services are planned. A private family gathering will be held.


  1. Cathy White on November 2, 2011 at 2:38 pm

    Larry Arlint and Family Loss can come upon you suddenly and overwhelm you with grief. Giving yourself time and space to heal, and being real with the Lord about your pain can help. May the Lord give you and your family comfort at this difficult time.

  2. Tammy Willard on November 2, 2011 at 1:36 pm

    I send my thought and prayers to the Arlint Family during this hard time…I was Blessed to have known Emmett since my sister was married to his son Larry…He always had a smile and visited often while they lived up in the country by me…I will miss him dearly

  3. Peri Turner on November 2, 2011 at 8:30 am

    Thoughts and prayers are with the family as they deal with this loss. Lean on each other and your faith in God.

  4. Don Fowler on November 1, 2011 at 5:47 pm

    I hope the family will take comfort knowing there is no doubt that Emmett is in Heaven. He influenced my life tremenously and for that I will always be greatful.

  5. Evey Turner on November 1, 2011 at 12:58 pm

    Its hard to understand the loss of a loved one but I hope you know that others are thinking of you and wishing you comfort and peace.
    My deepest sympathy.

  6. Bob & Dorothy Tucker on November 1, 2011 at 7:52 am

    May peace and comfort be yours, we were close friends of Emmitts down at the Wa-Ka-Ta Beach cove. He really enjoyed the outdoors and watching the animals.
    With kind thoughts of sympathy.

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