Arthur Grant Musick Jr. passed away unexpectedly at his residence on May 8, 2020. He was born November 14, 1949, to Arthur and Phoebe Musick in Portsmouth, Ohio.

Arthur was a resident of Wayne County. He had an Associate’s Degree in Electronics; and was a 40 year employee of GTE/Verizon. Arthur was a Navy Veteran and a former Commander of the American Legion.

Arthur’s grandchildren were the love of his life. He also loved his two dogs, Ava and Kingston.

He is survived by: his brother: James D. (Diana) Musick of Portsmouth, OH; two sisters: Susan Thompson of Portsmouth, OH, and Cheryl Artis of Lucasville, OH; grandchildren: Kyleigh and Alaina Musick, Haden Musick, Dylan Selby, all of Richmond, IN, Tyler Musick, Kaitlyn and Shailey Musick , all of Columbus, OH.

Besides his parents, he is preceded in death by two sons: Shawn Musick and Joshua Musick; brother: Randy Musick; and a sister: Barbara Bishop.

The family would like to express special thanks to Sarah and Edison Pudomo of Richmond, Indiana.

At Arthur’s request there will be no public services. Following cremation, burial will be held at the convenience of the family. Send online condolences to the family via the guestbook at