Royce Harriet ArnesonRoyce Harriet Arneson, 87, Fargo, ND, formerly of Halstad, MN, died on Wednesday, October 9, 2013, at Sanford Palliative Care, Fargo. She was born on September 13, 1926 to Roy and Ruth (Van Pelt) Krueger in Grafton, ND. Royce was baptized and confirmed at United Methodist Church, Neche, ND. She graduated from Neche High School in 1944 and attended NDSU, Fargo and MSU, Moorhead.
On January 1, 1947, Royce married Raymond Arneson. They farmed together in rural Halstad and raised four children. Raymond died on July 22, 1991. In 1997, Royce moved to Halstad from the farm after the 1997 flood. In 2010, she returned to her home state of North Dakota, when she moved to Bethany on 42nd in Fargo.