Arva Brockhohn, 78, passed away at St. Luke’s Hospital, Cedar Rapids, on Sunday, March 17, 2013. Service was held March 21 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Anamosa. Pastor Bill Nielsen officiated. Interment was at Oakwood Cemetery.
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Arva Vera Meyer was born Sept. 8, 1934, in Monticello, to Neman and Vera (Faas) Meyer. She graduated from Martelle High School in 1952. Arva married Ernie Brockhohn on Oct. 10, 1952, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Anamosa. She owned and operated Arva’s Beauty Salon first in Cedar Rapids, then in Whittier. Following that she worked at Breon’s in Anamosa. Later Arva was a secretary at Springville High School beginning in 1970, where she worked for 21 years until her retirement in 1991.
Arva was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church.
Local survivors include Jada Putz of Ely.