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Donald Henry "Butch" Arndorfer
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Birth: Feb. 4, 1922
Saint Benedict
Kossuth County
Iowa, USA
Death: May 19, 2009
Bancroft
Kossuth County
Iowa, USA

"Donald Henry Arndorfer was born February 4, 1922, at St. Benedict, son of Leo and Pauline (Dorweiler) Arndorfer. In 1936, his family moved to a farm northwest of Bancroft and in 1940, he graduated from St. John's Catholic High School. Don was united in marriage to Mary Jean Johnson on February 20, 1950 at St. John's Catholic Church in Bancroft. They farmed his family farm and in earlier years as a hobby, Don enjoyed repairing TV's. In his lifetime, Don loved farming, raising livestock, and annual trips to South Dakota to purchase cattle. He enjoyed driving trips across the United States and trips to Las Vegas where the craps dice never cooled in his hands. Don looked forward to the Kossuth County Fair where he enjoyed watching his children show 4-H cattle for many years. He served on the Kossuth County Fair Barbeque Committee, and was a past Fair Board Director. The County Fair was dedicated to him in 1977. Don...was an active member of the Kossuth County Democrats and was the announcer at the Bancroft Lions Baseball games for several years. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and St. John's Catholic Church where he was an usher. Don also served as president of the Kossuth County Cattlemen's Association where he was awarded Cattleman of the Year...." 
 
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 Parents:
  Leo Michael Arndorfer (1891 - 1969)
  Pauline Mary Dorweiler Arndorfer (1888 - 1952)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Jean Johnson Arndorfer (1929 - 2014)*
 
 Sibling:
  Donald Henry Arndorfer (1922 - 2009)
  Ruth Mary Arndofer Menke- Barrows (1925 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Johns Cemetery
Bancroft
Kossuth County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Merrill Austin
Record added: Jun 27, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54192027
Donald Henry Butch Arndorfer
Added by: Merrill Austin
 
Donald Henry Butch Arndorfer
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