He passed away last week at age 82.
|Lillian and Arne in 2003 when they visited the Hansons in MN and WI|
|At the grave of Olaus Hansson our common great grandfather in SW Minnesota (Syllerud Lutheran Church)|
|Raymon Hansson, his mother Mary Hansson, Arne Karlsson and Lillian in MN at Gammelgard the Swedish museum near the Twin Cities|
|My co-worker's son, Tyler, shows off his Belgians to Arne and Lillian in MN. Arne loved his horses and collected carriages, buggies and carts. He was a farrier in his early days, hauling his equipment around on the back of a motorcycle!|
You can read the farm history collected by Arne for a book on the valley the Swedish family (Olaus Hansson) lived.
Ranna Farm History