Arlan R. Hildreth

Hildreth, Arlan R.
Age 80

Underwood, Iowa. Died Wednesday March 20, 2013 at the V.A. Medical Center in Omaha. Arlan was born May 13, 1932 in Pisgah, Iowa to Charles and Nina Cruise Hildreth. He served in the US Navy from 1950-1954 which included two years in Guam and a member of the Airedale's. Arlan was united in marriage to JoAnn Erixon on September 25, 1953 in San Diego. Arlan was the General Superintendent for the Scoular Company retiring in 1986. Memberships included Underwood Lutheran Church, American Legion and VFW. Arlan was a longtime volunteer for the Underwood Fire Dept. and was an avid golfer. He is preceded in death by his parents and six siblings. Survivors include his wife of 60 years, JoAnn of Underwood; daughter Arla Jo Clausen (Greg) of Underwood; sons, Chuck Hildreth (Teresa) of Crescent, Brad Hildreth (Becky), Cliff Hildreth (Pam), all of Council Bluffs; eight grandchildren; five great grandchildren; brothers, Joe (Dorothy), Royce (Elaine), Bernard (Doris); sisters, Janice Conery and Sandy Tucker; nieces and nephews.
VISITATION Saturday 1-3pm followed by FUNERAL SERVICES at 3pm, all at Funeral Home. Private interment at Fisher Cemetery, Underwood, at a later date. Luncheon will follow at the Elks Club, Council Bluffs. CUTLER-O'NEILL-MEYER-WOODRING
Bayliss Park Chapel
545 Willow Ave., Council Bluffs, IA


Published in Omaha World-Herald on Mar. 22, 2013