Arnold P. Judas

Apr 21, 2018
Judas, Arnold


11 a.m. Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at Garden View Chapel, 3655 Logan Avenue in Waterloo


10-11 a.m. Wednesday, April 25 at Garden View Chapel


Garden of Memories


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Feed the Children, PO Box 36, Oklahoma City, OK 73101-0036, or the American Bible Society, 1865 Broadway, New York, NY 10023.


Arnold P. Judas, age 94 of Waterloo, died Saturday, April 21, 2018 at NorthCrest Specialty Care in Waterloo.

He was born March 3, 1924 in rural Readlyn, Iowa, the son of Herman and Ida (Radloff) Judas.  Arnold attended a country school and graduated from Readlyn High School with the Class of 1944.  He married Marlys Dahlgaard on August 1, 1959 at the Little Brown Church in Nashua, IA.  She preceded him in death on December 14, 2012.

Arnold worked at Rath Packing Co. in Waterloo for 33 years and also reupholstered furniture for 20 years.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Rinehart, Ervin and Alvin Judas; four sisters, Leona Kuethe, Rosetta Canfield, Ellen Antonson and Alice Meyerhoff; and 2 nephews.

Survivors include two step sons, one step daughter; three nephews and four nieces.

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  1. Catherine Dahlgaard | Apr 25, 2018
    Know that our thoughts and prayers are with you all.  A remembrance; When I am preparing a meal one of my guiding principles is from Arnold telling me, "butter makes everything taste better".  May he rest in peace.  Love, Catherine and Don Dahlgaard

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