Northville, SD-Memorial service for Stanley Arthurs, 66, of Northville will be 4:00 pm, Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Mansfield. Rev. Bret Bierman will officiate.
Inurnment will be in Northville Cemetery with graveside military rites.
Stanley died May 23, 2019 at Eastern Star Home in Redfield.
Stanley C. Arthurs, son of Willard and Betty Joyce (Lorenzen) Arthurs was born May 24, 1952 at Aberdeen, SD. He grew up northwest of Mellette on the family farm. He graduated from Northville High School in 1970. Stanley then entered the United States Marine Corps in September 1972 and was stationed in California.
Stanley was united in marriage to Darlene Jeschke on June 9, 1973 in Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Mansfield. Upon Stanley’s honorable discharge in September 1974, they returned home, and he began his farming career. He raised cattle and grains, working alongside his brother-in-law, Myron Jeschke. Stanley loved farming and even through his battle with cancer, he still enjoyed and loved harvest last fall and had several plans for this spring.
Stanley loved sharing time with friends and family at Scatterwood Lake. He was always ready to go fishing year-round and followed NASCAR faithfully.
He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Mansfield and Northville American Legion Post #149.
Grateful for having shared Stanley’s life are his wife of 45 years, Darlene; daughters, Lindsey (Corey) Schoeberl of Flandreau, SD and Ashlee (Spencer) Kienow of Warner; four grandchildren, Carter and Abigale Schoeberl and Hadley and Hanna Kienow; father, Willard “Boss” Arthurs of Mellette; two sisters, Peggy (Jack Welke) Haskell of Redfield and Patricia (Doug) Ford of Mellette and brother, Wayne “Joe” Arthurs of Rapid City, SD. Along with many nieces, nephews, cousins and a large circle of friends.
He was preceded in death by his mother (1-15-2012).
In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorials to Northville American Legion Post #149, PO Box 128, Northville, SD 57465.
Carlsen Funeral Home and Crematory of Aberdeen has been entrusted with arrangements.