Funeral Service Is Monday For Dakota James Arndt

Thursday, September 4, 2014


The funeral service will be Monday for Dakota James Arndt, who was one of two three-year-olds who died within a week of child abuse.

Dakota, who was from Soddy Daisy, died Friday.

Justin Dale Bradley, 24, was charged with criminal homicide.

He was watching the child while his mother was in the workhouse serving 48 hours for DUI.

Survivors include his mother, Brianna Kwekel, Soddy Daisy; father, Tyler Arndt, Michigan; sister, Haylee Medenblik, Missouri; grandparents, Carolyn Baker, Michigan, Brian Smith, Columbus, Ga.; Marion Hutchison, and Steve Snyder, Hastings, Mich.

Services will be at 2 p.m. in the Legacy Funeral Home chapel.

The family will receive friends from 12-2 p.m. Monday.

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