ARNESON, Gary John
Gary John Arneson of Canton, GA passed away on 8/11/2013. Born 7/2/1934 in Albert Lea, MN to the late Teckland and Mary (Kippen) Arneson. Gary graduated from Albert Lea Central High School in 1952 and served in the US Army from 1953 to 1955. Gary was united in marriage to Bernadette “Bonnie” Higgins on June 16, 1962. He was a loving husband and father to his wife and three children, Mark (Melinda) Alpharetta, GA, Paul (Kristy), Jay (Jennifer) Marietta, GA, who all survived him. He is also survived by brother Ivan (Cally) Ocala, FL, sister Sandy (John) Roscoe, Remer, MN, several brothers and sisters-in-law, 7 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren, Father and Mother-in-law Bernard and Virginia Higgins. Gary’s professional career includes 17 years with Streater Fixture Co. and 18 years with Abrams Fixture Co. Gary enjoyed playing golf, spending time with family and was an avid Braves fan. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to: CURE Childhood Cancer 1117 Perimeter Center West Suite N402 Atlanta, GA 30338 Or online at www.curechildhoodcancer.org.