Arline Anne Loe, passed away on Thursday, August 6, surrounded by her family at Bethany on 42nd, having reached the age of 91.
Arline was born August 1, 1924, in St. Paul, MN, to Frank and Katherine (Jerry) Lenart. She graduated from Harding High School in St. Paul. Following school, she took business and secretarial courses at Rasmussen Business College.
She met and married her longtime Army pen pal, Lloyd Julian Loe in 1949. Arline worked as a stenographer for various firms before and after she was married. Lloyd and Arline made their home in Maynard, MN, and Arlington, MN before settling in St. Paul where they started their family. Lloyd’s job led them to live in Fargo, Billings, MT, Overland Park, KS, and back to Fargo in 1969 where they remained.
Wherever she lived, Arline was always active within the church. Lloyd and Arline worked for many years together making a variety of items they sold at craft fairs around the area. Arline was an excellent seamstress, always sewing for herself and her family. In her later years she turned her talents towards making doll clothing and stuffed animals. She loved cooking, baking, and canning. She loved their back yard, the Minnesota Twins and Vikings. She loved spending time with and was very influential in the lives of her grandchildren.
She is survived by her daughters: Pamela (Loy) Larson, Fargo; Linda (Don) Jemtrud, Fargo; grandchildren: Katie (Tim) Glaser, Fargo; Joseph (Alissa) Hahn, Fargo; Scott Hahn, Fargo; James (Stephanie) Jemtrud, Marion, IA; Jacob Jemtrud, Fargo; great grandchildren: Logan and Jack Glaser, Fargo; Silas Jemtrud, Marion, IA; sister, Mildred (Glenn) Ahmann, St. Paul, MN.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Lloyd, grandson, Daniel Hahn, sisters: Katherine, Peggy, Dorothy, Edith, brothers: Lawrence and Donald.