Arthur Garaas

WILLISTON Arthur Garaas, 92, Mesa, Ariz., formerly of Williston, died Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, in Mesa.

He was born June 22, 1921, to Halfdan and Jennie Garaas, in Wheelock. He married Elaine Muriel on Jan. 31, 1942, in Gulfport, Miss. He served in the Army Air Corps.

Survivors: son, Wayne, Windsor, Colo.; daughter, Gail Spoonts, Thornton, Colo.; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren.

Memorial service: Wednesday, 10 a.m., First Lutheran Church, Williston.

Inurnment: Riverside Cemetery.

There will be no reviewal, but friends may sign a guest register Wednesday, one hour prior to the service, in the church.

(Everson Funeral Home, Willison)