Mark Arvila

Mark Arvila, a life-long Kingston resident, died suddenly Oct. 31.

Arvila was born April 2, 1985. He was best known for laying tile, a skill he learned at the age of 16.

He is survived by his mom, Ramona Ludwig; step-dad Chuck Ludwig of Bremerton; father Robert Arvila of Alaska; sister Jennifer Clark of Poulsbo; and brother Phillip Arvila of Bremerton.

There will be a celebration of his life from 3:30-4:30 p.m. Nov. 14 at the Kingston Community Center, 11212 State Hwy 104, Kingston.

Memorial fund donations can be made at any Bank of America Branch to the “Mark Arvila Memorial Scholarship Fund.”

An online guest book is available at