November 5, 1935 – January 29, 2019
at the age of 83 years
Arne passed away at Shuswap Lake General Hospital, Salmon Arm at the age of 83 years.
He was born in Denmark and travelled to Canada by boat at the age of 20 years.
He was predeceased by wife Ulah Fay Gregersen and his parents Karl Christian Gregersen and Ellen Gregersen.
Grieving family members include daughter/granddaughter Donna-Marie Gregersen and great grandsons Draeyden and Tayten Gregersen, granddaughters Lita Lee and Lenyx Everingham, sister in Denmark Grethe, nieces Solveig and Trille Gregersen as well his cousin CE Damkjaer.
Arne had 30 years of service with the Canoe Forest Products and 10 years managing the Riverside RV Park in Enderby, BC. His hobbies included decorating his house to the extreme with Christmas lights during the holidays and wood working. He was a huge, huge, huge supporter of his granddaughter/daughter Donna-Marie and her sons and attended school field trips up until 81 years of age for his great grandchildren.
Huge thank you to Landers Lodge’s Brian for being an outstanding landlord/friend to Arne and to Brian’s staff for being such caring and empathetic loving people.
Also a big thank you to Fischer’s Funeral Home’s Vincent for always tending to my grandpa’s needs before his passing and for being so amazing to me (Donna) after grandpa’s passing.