Arnold Van Hoever, 77


Arnold Van Hoever, 77, of Browerville, passed away on April 18, 2013, at St. Cloud Hospital. Funeral services for Arnold will be held on Wednesday, April 24, 2013, 11:00 a.m., at the Zion Lutheran Church in Browerville. Friends may begin calling on the day of the funeral 1 hour prior to the service.

Arnold was born March 22, 1936 in Browerville to Dan & Rose (Golla) Van Hoever. On May 30, 1958, he married Carol Loken at St. Peters Church in Browerville. He retired from Buckbee Mears in downtown St. Paul. Arnold was an amazing husband and father, who enjoyed being around his family and visiting with others. He enjoyed hunting and fishing with his boys. He was kind to everyone he met and never had anything bad to say about anyone. We are so fortunate to of had him in our lives and he will be greatly missed. He enjoyed going to Florida but in the spring he was ready to return home to spend time with his children and grandchildren. He was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Browerville.

Arnold is survived by his wife Carol of Browerville, children: Duane (Andrea) Van Hoever of South St. Paul, Greg (Belinda) Van Hoever, of Browerville, Lori (Don) Krienke of Browerville, and Dean (Beth) Van Hoever of Bloomington; 16 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren; brother Ray (Phyllis) Van Hoever of Browerville.

Arnold is preceded in death by his parents and brother Jerome.