Arden Neal Gustafson of Hallock, Minn., passed away peacefully at St. Paul Regions Hospital on Jan. 19, 2022, at 86 years of age with his sister, Jewell and nephew, Troy at his side.
He was born in Hallock to Ruby (Rosberg) and Oscar Gustafson on Aug. 12, 1935. He attended North Red River Country School, Hallock Grade School and graduated from the Crookston AC. He worked in Minneapolis after high school for Minder Johnson driving truck and later, he returned to Hallock to farm.
He enjoyed watching racing and sports on tv and visiting with friends and relatives, occasionally with a little brandy.
Arden is survived by: his sisters, Jewell Gamble (Jim), Judy Jespersen (Jay); nieces, nephews, great-grand nieces and nephews, and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by: his parents and sister, Maida.
Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, June 25, 2022, at 11 a.m. in the First Presbyterian Church, Hallock. Interment will be held at Jupiter Cemetery at 9:30 a.m. prior to the service. Rev. Marge Landwehr, presiding; Desiree Holmquist, eulogy; Lyndon Johnson, soloist. Casket bearers will be Justus Gamble, Quinn Gamble, Troy Gamble, Brett Gamble, Dillon Byram, Tanner Byram and Jeff Holmquist.
The family welcomes donations to a charity of your choice as an expression of sympathy in lieu of flowers.
Austin Funeral Chapel, Hallock, is in charge of the arrangements. www.austinfuneralchapel.com