Arlene Ruth Rekstad Conrath

Born on June 6, 1931. On May 26, 2019, at the age of 87, she entered fully into the presence of her Lord and Savior.  She was married to Donald Conrath on Sept. 16, 1960 and was a devoted and doting wife, mother, grandmother and friend.

She was preceded in death by parents John and Ruth Rekstad, sister Kathryn (James) Trautmann, brother Howard Rekstad, and sister-in-law Barbara Rasmussen.  Survived by loving husband of 58 years Donald; children Scott (Sonja), Michael (Patrice); grandchildren Richard, Forrest, Sharayah, Adelyn (Charles) Kopp and Landon; sister Cecelia (Orville) Mausolf; brother Lloyd (Patricia) Rekstad; sister-in-law Carla Rekstad; brother-in-law Dick Rasmussen and countless other relatives and friends.  

Arlene was a faithful member and servant at North Haven Church and a longtime resident of White Bear Lake. Memorials preferred to North Haven Church.  We celebrate a life well lived.

Visitation Wednesday June 5, 2019 4 to 7 p.m. at The Johnson Peterson Funeral Home 2130 2nd St. White Bear Lake, MN. Funeral Thursday June 6, 2019 at 11 a.m., North Haven Church, 2240 15th Ave. E., North St. Paul, visitation 1 hour before the service. Family interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery.

To see the full obituary or leave a message for the family, please visit johnsonpeterson.com.

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