Obituary of Elaine L. Arneberg
Elaine L. Arneberg, 86, passed away on January 31, 2022.
Born on October 7th, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Chester and Martha Barker. A lifelong area resident, Elaine was a member of the Lincoln High School Class of 1954. On July, 21, 1957, she married Robert Arneberg at Gloria Day Lutheran Church in Tacoma.
First and foremost, she was a mother and homemaker, but she also worked as a telephone operator for AT&T for over 30 years. Elaine loved crocheting, sewing, collecting dolls and bells. She also loved traveling, especially going on cruises and traveling to Hawaii. Her favorite destination however was Disneyland.
Elaine was a private person. She was intelligent, thoughtful gentle and kind.
Elaine is survived by her husband of 65 years, Robert Arneberg. She is also survived by 3 sons, Steven Arneberg (Karen), Kevin Arneberg and Daniel Arneberg (Carol); and by 2 daughters Cheryl Arneberg (Jim) and Kathy Gurnee (step). Elaine’s brother Evan Barker 12 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren also survive her.
Our parents 65 year love affair ended on January 31, 2022, but the love they shared will continue on forever. Goodbye Mom! We love you!
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