Services for Arthur Fields III, 34, who died Sunday (Oct. 14, 2001) after being shot on Wakefield Street, were held today in True Bethel Baptist Church. Burial was private.
Born in Buffalo, he attended City Honors School before moving to Defiance, Ohio, with his parents.
Fields returned to Buffalo in 1999. He was an employee of Kelly Temporary Services and had recently enrolled in college.
He enjoyed friends and family and shared a special bond with his mother.
Surviving are his parents, Arthur Jr. and Elmira of Defiance; a brother, Donnie of Buffalo; and two sisters, Sheila and Joanne, both of Buffalo.