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Redwood Falls Gazette
  • Arvid Jordan

  •   Arvid Jordan, age 80, of Wabasso passed away Monday, July 16, 2012 at his home in Wabasso.   Services were held Friday, July 20, 2012 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Lucan.  Online condolences may be placed at www.sunsetfuneralassociation.com. The S...
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  •   Arvid Jordan, age 80, of Wabasso passed away Monday, July 16, 2012 at his home in Wabasso.   Services were held Friday, July 20, 2012 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Lucan.  Online condolences may be placed at www.sunsetfuneralassociation.com. The Sunset Funeral & Cremation Association of Echo and Wabasso are handling the arrangements. Arvid C. Jordan was born November 14, 1931 to Frank and Bertha (Schmidt) Jordan on the family farm in Redwood County.  He was baptized November 7, 1931 and confirmed in June 1944 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Redwood Falls.  He attended and graduated in 1950 from Wa-basso Public Schools.  In 1952, Arvid enlisted in the United States Army and was honorably discharged in 1954. After returning home from the Army, Arvid made his home in the Wabasso area.  He worked in the construction industry building bridges and hauling gravel most of his life. He also has worked for Puzzle Craft and as an attendant at the Standard Oil Station in Wabasso.  Arvid was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Lucan and was on the church council for six years.  He also was an active member of the Wabasso American Legion. Arvid enjoyed watching television, reading western novels, listening to old time music, going to threshing shows with his brother Andy and loved God’s creations, especially birds and small animals. On July 16, 2012, Arvid passed away peacefully in his home at the Heritage Prairie Apartments in Wabasso at the age of 80 years old. He is survived by his cousins and a host of friends. He will be greatly missed by many. His parents and brother Andrew preceded him in death. Blessed be his memory.

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