Portsmouth – Arthur F. Dextradeur, 82, passed away October 14, 2012. He was born in 1930 to the late Francis L. and Keziah Dextradeur in Massachusetts. He joined the U.S. Navy in 1952 and served with the Navy Show Band as a musician. Left to cherish his memory are his children Wayne Dextradeur, and Leon Dextradeur and his wife Leann, as well as one grandson, Dillon Dextradeur. He is preceded in death by one brother, Robert Dextradeur. A graveside service will be in Albert G. Horton Memorial Veterans Cemetery 5310 Milners Road, Suffolk VA. In lieu of flowers, the family asks for memorial contributions be sent to Horton Wreath Society, 1401 Trapelo Ct. Virginia Beach VA, 23456. Please visit altmeyer.com to express condolences to the family.