Arthur Lee Gulberg


May 24, 1915 - December 29, 2008



Arthur Lee Gulberg was born May 24, 1915 at Mitchell, SD to Algot and Amanda (Alsene) Gulberg. He graduated from Mitchell High School in 1932 and attended Business College in Grande Island, NE. On January 14, 1943, he married Marilyn Marshall in Mitchell. He was employed by the Social Security Administration his entire adult life, working in Sioux Falls, Rapid City, Baltimore, MD, Omaha, NE and Kansas City, MO. He managed the offices in Rapid City, Sioux Falls and Omaha. He was a member of the First Lutheran Church in Overland Park, KS and a lifetime member of the Elks Lodge, serving as Exalted Ruler of the Sioux Falls Elks Lodge. He was an active supporter of the Children’s Care Hospital and School in Sioux Falls. He enjoyed coin collecting, tending to his rose bushes, politics and sports, especially the Kansas City Royals and Chiefs. He and his wife, Marilyn, enjoyed numerous ocean cruises over the years.

 Survivors include his wife, Marilyn (Marshall) Gulberg of Kansas City, MO; two sisters, Mildred Gilbertson of St. Paul, MN and Betty Bruner of Mitchell, SD and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and one niece.



A Memorial Fund has been established to the Children’s Care Hospital and School in Sioux Falls.



Friday, January 2, 2009
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bittner Funeral Chapel
805 West Havens
Mitchell, South Dakota


Saturday, January 3, 2009
11:00 AM
New Home Lutheran Church
1023 South Minnesota
Mitchell, South Dakota


New Home Lutheran Cemetery
Mitchell, South Dakota

Posted by Gene Lindgren on December 31, 2008
He was a wonderful man and I will miss him. He was a favorite cousin of my late husband, Allen Wayne Lindgren. We knew Marilyn's folks too, as they visited their best friends, Lee and Fern Keehn, who lived next door to us in Hawarden, IA.
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