Arnold A. Steinke, 84, 4865 50th Ave. S.W., Brainerd, died Thursday, March 16, 2000, at St. Joseph's Medical Center of Brainerd.
He was born Dec. 10, 1915, in Hope, N.D., to William and Martha Steinke. He married Violet Lorraine Ott on June 5, 1940, at Zion Lutheran Church of Brainerd. She died Jan. 2, 1996. He served in the Navy Seabees during World War II. He was a retired carpenter/contractor for Gustafson Construction. He was a member of Zion Lutheran Church of Brainerd, American Legion Post No. 255 of Brainerd and the Carpenters Union.
Survivors include a daughter, Jeanne Steinke, Brainerd; and a sister, Pearl Rickel, Scio, Ore.
His wife, a son, Larry, seven brothers and a sister died earlier.
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Halvorson-Johnson Funeral Home of Brainerd with Pastor Alfred Luehmann officiating. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery.
Friends may call at Halvorson-Johnson Funeral Home of Brainerd from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday and an hour before services Wednesday.
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