Brian J. Arneson

Brian J. Arneson, 60, Oconto Falls, died peacefully on Saturday, July 21, 2018. He was born Aug. 21, 1957, to John and Elaine (Deering) Arneson. Brian lived and grew up in the Gillett area and in his younger years, he was a farmer and truck driver. He enjoyed hunting, trucking, and riding his motorcycle and later in life, worked on the family farm, cut wood and enjoyed spending time with family and friends.

Survivors are his mother, Elaine (Deering) Arneson, Oconto Falls; one daughter, Terri (Matt) Golie, Shawano; two grandchildren, Josiah and Quinn Golie; one brother, Brad (Lynn) Arneson, Oconto Falls; one niece, Brooke Arneson, Cecil; two nephews, Seth (Shawna) Arneson, Cecil, and Jack Arneson, Oconto Falls; one great-niece, Scarlett Arneson.

He was preceded in death by his father, John Arneson.

Private family burial will take place in Woodlawn Cemetery, Oconto Falls, with Pastor Bill Gruenstern officiating. Jones Funeral Service in Oconto Falls is serving the Arneson family.

The Arneson family would like to give a special thanks to Julie Blohm, his homecare nurse, the entire medical staffs of St. Clare Hospital in Oconto Falls and St. Mary’s Burn Unit in Milwaukee as well as Woodlands of Gillett Nursing Care Center for taking amazing care of Brian while he was in each of their care.

Brian had a heart of gold and would do anything for anyone. He always accepted you for you and would always give you the shirt off his back. Brian is greatly loved and will be missed by many.