Posted by: arbeam | July 6, 2014

In Memory of Arland Loften (Dec 7 1929 – July 1 2014)

Arland LoftenArland Loften, 84, of Silverdale, longtime general manager of the Kitsap Sun, died Tuesday 1 July 2014 at Harrison Medical Center of pneumonia following a short illness.

Loften was born Dec. 7, 1929, in Rolette, N.D., to Axel and Martha (Raasch) Loften. He came with his parents to Bremerton in 1947 and worked part time at Puget Sound Navy Yard for a short time. In 1954, he married Priscilla Pascoe. They had a son, Dean, who died in 1988. He was a lifetime member of Bremerton-Olympic Peninsula Council of the U.S. Navy League, serving as president from 1987 to 1988.

He is survived by his wife and several nieces and nephews.

Memorial services are pending under the direction of Miller-Woodlawn Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to Harrison Medical Center Foundation, 2520 Cherry Ave., Bremerton, 98310.

Kitsap Sun Article 





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