Fern E. Van Arsdale of North Tonawanda, who would have celebrated her 65th year of marriage on New Year's Eve, died Saturday in Kenmore Mercy Hospital, Town of Tonawanda. She was 84.
Mrs. Van Arsdale was born in Water Valley, Miss., and on Dec. 31, 1941, married Paul R. Van Arsdale of North Tonawanda.
Besides her husband, survivors include a son, William; a daughter, Joan Mahar; and a sister, Mary B. Holcomb.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in St. Paul Lutheran Church, Young Street, Wilson.