A memorial service for Arnold “Arnie” L. Samuelson, 89, of Mesa, AZ, will be held Saturday, June 22 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Bancroft; Pastor Nathan Henschen will be officiating. A visitation will be Friday, June 21 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Munderloh-Smith Funeral Home in Pender. Burial with military honors will be in the Bancroft Cemetery.
Arnold passed away Monday, June 3, 2019 in Arizona.
Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Mila Jean (Krusemark); son, Mick (Doris) Samuelson; daughters, Linda (Kurt) Bjorn, Jill (Guy) Teafatiller; grandchildren, Hunter (Jenna) Teafatiller, Kirsten (John) Ouimette, Katy (Cody) Bratton, Karl (Sarah) Bjorn, Marta Bjorn; great-grandchildren, Cora and Astrid Ouimette, Marshall Bratton; sister, Ina Welding; and many other wonderful relatives and friends.
Arnie was preceded in death by his parents, Arvid and Bertha Samuelson; sister, Lucille Poledna; brother, Arvid Samuelson, Jr.; brothers-in-law, Harold Welding and Dennis Poledna; and sister-in-law Imogene Samuelson.
Memorials may be directed to the family for future designation.
Arrangements are under the direction of Munderloh-Smith Funeral Home in Bancroft.