Arne Meberg, 67, Lincoln, succumbed to cancer on July 3, 2018. Family will be receiving friends on Monday, July 9, 2018, from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m., at the Bismarck Funeral Home.
Arne was born on February 12, 1951, to David and Gail (Mauritson) Meberg in Park River, ND. He grew up in Park River and attended Walsh County Area Schools. He graduated from WCAS in 1969. Arne graduated from NDSCS in 1973 and from NDSU in 1977.
Arne was united in marriage to Barb VanderWal on February 4, 1978, in Savage, MT. Together they lived in Wisconsin, North Dakota, Montana, California, and Arizona.
Arne did a multitude of work for area farmers, ranchers, and construction. In 1980 he started to drive semi-truck until being diagnosed with cancer in May of 2018. He and Barb team drove truck for 17 years.
Arne is survived by his wife: Barb; children: Shawna (Brad) Charais, Fargo, Wade (Melissa) Meberg, Pointe Claire, Quebec, Terri (Brandon) VanDyke, West Fargo, Kris (Ben Utley) Meberg, Fargo; mother: Gail Meberg, Park River, ND; brothers: David John (Claudia) Meberg, Hebron, Lynn (Yolanda) Meberg, Littleton, CO, Dean (Erna) Meberg, Park River, ND; grandchildren: Allen Charais, Isabella and Paige VanDyke, Peyton Utley; step-grandchildren: Lexus and Emma Utley; aunts: Marion Onstad, Park River, ND, Ruth Kingsley, Arlington Heights, IL, Bonnie Leis, Elbow Lake, MN; and many cousins, nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.
Arne was preceded in death by his father, grandparents, and great grandparents.