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Obituary: Arlin Thomas Detke

Arlin Thomas Detke, born in Crosby, ND on August 26, 1936, passed away peacefully on November 19, 2012 in Carson City, NV.

He was raised on his family farmstead north of Alamo, ND and attended the Outlook School for his early years and graduated from Alamo High School in 1954. He spent the next several years working on local farms and at the Alamo elevator.

The lure of the sea and schooling led him to enlist in the U.S. Navy in May 1956. He attended classes for guided missile electronics and after serving for six years and was honorably discharged …

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