Arthur Robert Stein (age 48) passed away on Monday, April 29th after an intense battle with metastatic melanoma at St. Peter's Hospice Inn in Albany, New York.
Born July 10, 1970 at Einstein Medical Center in the Bronx, Arthur grew up in Rockland County with his parents, Frank (predeceased) and Linda Stein along with sisters Marla and Elena.
Arthur graduated from North Rockland High School in 1988 and then from SUNY New Paltz in 1993 with a Bachelor of Science. He also earned a Master's in Political Science from the University of Akron in 1999.
Since 2001, Arthur worked for New York State Civil Service. He made Albany his home and was much loved by his friends and his local work family. Arthur also had a passion for politics, enjoyed photography, music, and was an avid Yankees fan.
Arthur is survived by his mother, Linda Stein of Green Valley, Arizona, sisters Marla Stein and Elena Sassard and brother in-law Jack.
He will be laid to rest at New Montefiore Cemetery in West Babylon. For more information about Arthur, please visit levinememorialchapel.com.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Arthur's memory (specific for melanoma research) can ONLY be mailed to: American Cancer Society - Post Office Box 22718 - Oklahoma City, OK 73123. PLEASE WRITE melanoma research in the memo line.