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Published July 28, 2013, 12:00 AM

Myrtle Rost

Myrtle Rost, 88, Fargo, ND, formerly Menahga, MN, died on Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at Essentia Health, Fargo.

Myrtle Adelaide Arndt, known to some as “Myrna” was born Dec. 14, 1924 in Irvington, NJ to Charles Jr. and Madeline (Held) Arndt. She grew up and graduated from high school there. She moved with her sister to Florida where she met her husband. Myrtle married Milton “Red” John Rost Jr. on March 19, 1949. They made their home in Daytona Beach for a short time before moving to Ft. Lauderdale. They raised their two sons there and in 1971, they moved to Menahga, MN. Milton died on March 21, 1997. In 2000, Myrtle moved to Fargo to live with her son and in 2007, she entered ManorCare Health Services.

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