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Information for Arthur Stanley Norland
21 March, 1917 - 23 February, 1992
The Idaho Press-Tribune
February, 1992

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Arthur Norland
    Arthur S. Norland, 74, of Cald- well, died Sunday, February 23, 1992, at a Caldwell care center.  Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, at the Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.  Inter-ment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
    Art was born March 21, 1917, in Apple Valley, Idaho, the oldest of ten children, to Axel P. and Martha Susan Norland.  At the age of eighteen, Art became the head of the household upon the death of his father.  In 1937 he joined the C.C.C. and worked in the building of many roads and bridges in the central mountains of Idaho.  Art enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1939 and served in Alaska and the Pacific during World War II.  He married Martha Jane Adams in 1950 and six children were born to them.  Art had worked for the North Board of Control Irrigation District from 1952 to 1962 in the Nyssa/Ontario area.  In 1963 he moved his family to Caldwell where he was the superintendent of Pioneer Irrigation District until his retirement in 1982.
    He was a member of the American Legion.
    Art is survived by his wife, Martha Jane; his children, Karen Babcock, Susan Norland Cabrera, Sonja Arlene and Curtis Griffiths, Bob and Charlene Norland, Kelly and Freddie Norland and Stan Norland; his sisters, AxeIla Stephan, Ida Findley and Serena Stephen; his brothers, Daniel, Lester and Raymond Norland; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
    He was preceded in death by two brothers, Roger and Palmer; a sister, Alma; and his parents.
    Friends may call at the Dakan Chapel, Caldwell, from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.

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