Arnold Raymond Larson

Dec. 3, 1929 – March 12, 2019

Arnold Raymond Lar-

son, 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 (Soren-

son) Larson. Arnold went

to county school and

helped on the family

farm. In 1957 he became a

partner with his brother,

Clifford, in Towner Imple-

ment – the John Deere

dealer. They operated the

business until 1978 when

the dealership was closed.

After his retirement he

enjoyed buying and sel-

ling 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 en-

joyed sharing his produce

with friends and neigh-


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, and his broth-

er Clifford Larson.

A grave side burial ser-

vice will be held at the

Union Cemetery in Town-

er in early summer.

The family expresses

their heartfelt gratitude

for the wonderful care Ar-

nold received at the

HAMC Long Term Care

Unit in Rugby.

On line tributes at

Niewoehner Funeral

Home – Rugby.