Arthur Kowalski, 96, formerly Posen passed away Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018 at Medilodge in Hillman. Arthur was born Aug. 1, 1922 in Alpena to the late Herman and Martha (Schmoldt) Kowalsky. Art served in the United States Army during WWII as a surgical technician in the European Theater. He loved the outdoors, farming, hunting and trapping. He is survived by his wife Gladys; sister, Laurine Weide; brother, Robert Kowalski; several nieces and nephews. Mr. Kowalski was preceded in death by three brothers, Leonard, Clarence, Erwin and a sister, Myra Hasse. Private funeral arrangements are being handled by the Bannan Funeral Home. Mr. Kowalski will be laid to rest at the Great Lakes National Cemetery.