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Janice Arthur

Jan 2, 2021

Oct. 5, 1936 – Dec. 26, 2020

Janice Caroloy Arthur

of Rugby,age 84, went to

her heavenly home De-

cember 26, 2020 at Trinity

Homes in Minot North

Dakota. She was born on

October 5, 1936 in Rugby,

ND; the youngest of

three children to Einar

and Alice Westgard. She

attended Dewey Town-

ship #4 one room school-

house and was a gradu-

ate of Rugby High

School. Janice was a lov-

ing mother of seven boys,

and wife to Milton (Bud)

Arthur. She was actively

involved in the family

farming operation as well

as a number of family

businesses. She was also a

member of Bethany Luth-

eran Church. Janice loved

music, dancing, and cook-

ing but especially treas-

ured the many Family

holiday gatherings of the

Westgard, Arthur,

Gunderson and Kittleson


She is survived by her

sons Dwight, Hal (Elaine),

Craig (Donna), Brian (Kar-

la) Gunderson, Kris, Kurt,

and Chad (Becky) Arthur,

sister Eunice Kittleson; 11

grandchildren; 11

great-grandchildren and

many nieces, nephews

and special friends. She

was preceded in death by

her parents, husband Mil-

ton (Bud) Arthur, sister

Avis Fry,

daughter-in-law’s Becky

Arthur and Zana Gunder-

son and step daughter

Myrna Arthur.

The Family offers our

deepest appreciation to

the Trinity Homes Staff

for their tender care of


The family prefers

memorials be made in

honor of Janice Arthur to

the Heart of America

Medical Center in Rugby.

Funeral services will be

held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday,

January 3rd at St. Paul

Lutheran Church in Rug-

by with burial in the Per-

silla Watts Cemetery, Rug-

by. Pastor Joshua

Reimche, Officiating. The

service will be

live-streamed on our

YouTube page, to view

visit our website and the

link can be found below

her obituary.

Visitation for family

and friends will be at 1:00

p.m. Sunday at the


Casket Bearers:

(Sons)Dwight, Hal, Craig

and Brian Gunderson &

Kris, Kurt and Chad


Arrangements with the

Anderson Funeral Home

of Rugby. Online registry:



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