(The Detroit Record, Becker Co, MN. 28 Jul 1922)
“Audobon” born 16 Nov 1833, d. 22 Jul 1922.
Married Bertha Halvorsdatter.
Father: Arne Arneson.
Death cert. 1922 - MN-000419
Martin Arneson, of Lake Eunice Township, died Saturday, July 22nd, and was buried from the St. Peter’s Church Monday, July 24th, Rev. Knudsvig officiated. Mr. Arneson was born in Norway the 16th of November, 1833, he would therefore have been eighty-nine years of age had he lived until the sixteenth of November. In 1862 he was united in marriage to Bertha Halvorsdatter. To this union eight children were born, all of which are still living, Arne, Mrs. Anton Peterson, Marius, Bernt, August, Ole, all residing south of Audubon, and Halvor and Adolph who reside in North Dakota. The children were all present at the funeral. Besides the children living there are 38 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. Mr. Arneson was a man much beloved by those who knew him as he was a man of quiet disposition, keen and sound judgment, and a very earnest Christian man. He was always much interested in church work and as long as he was able he attended services regularly. His wife died about six years ago and for some time he has made his home with his daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Anton Peterson. Besides those mentioned who mourn his loss, he also leaves a brother who attended the funeral. The funeral was largely attended.