Arnold Raymond Larson
Dec. 3, 1929 – Mar.12, 2019
Arnold Raymond Larson, 89, Towner, died on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at the Heart of America Medical Center in Rugby. He was born at Berwick on December 3, 1929 to Oscar and Olena (Sorenson) Larson. Arnold went to county school and helped on the family farm. In 1957 he became a partner with his brother, Clifford, in Towner Implement the John Deere dealer. They operated the business until 1978 when the dealership was closed.
After his retirement he enjoyed buying and selling at flea markets and farmer’s markets in North Dakota and in Arizona, where he spent some winters. He will also be remembered for his large garden in Towner and enjoyed sharing his produce with friends and neighbors.
Arnold was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Towner.
He moved to Rugby in 2014 and entered Heart of America Medical Center Care Unit in late 2018.
He is survived by nephews Loren, David and James Halvorson and nieces Beverly Trowbridge and Jolene Stewart. He also leaves his sister-in-law Twila Larson and her children in addition to several cousins. He was preceded in death by his mother in 1980 and his father 1967, his sister Myrtle (Morris) Halvorson, his brother Clifford Larson, and his sister-in-law Marcella Larson.
A grave side burial service will be held at the Union Cemetery in Towner in early summer.
The family expresses their heartfelt gratitude for the wonderful care Arnold received at the HAMC Long Term Care Unit in Rugby.
Online tributes at www.niewoehnerfh.com Niewoehner Funeral Home – Rugby 701-776-6222
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