Henry “Sonny” Arnold of Eden Valley died Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021, at Paynesville Hospital. He was 65.
A Celebration of Life will be held from 3-7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 26, at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in Eden Valley.
Henry Martin was born Jan. 19, 1956, in Litchfield to Henry and Signe (Monson) Arnold. He married Linda (Payne) Ledo on July 9, 1988, at the United Methodist Church in Paynesville. Sonny worked in masonry and was a cement finisher. He was hard working and enjoyed helping others with their projects. Sonny enjoyed horseback riding, hunting, fishing, and gardening. He loved western movies, target shooting, riding his four-wheeler, and puttering around the farm. He belonged to the Rocky Riders saddle club and liked to go deer hunting at the “shack” up north.
Sonny was preceded in death by his parents, brothers-in-law Dennis Stay and William Haugen, and stepson Sabastian Ledo.
He is survived by his wife Linda of Eden Valley; step-children Jennyjo (and Tom) Baake, and Gabriel (and Jodi) Ledo; grandchildren R.J., Vinnie Ledo, Luca Ledo, Quinn Ledo, Zoe Ledo, and Joe Ledo; siblings Jane Dolan of Fridley, Susan Stay of Litchfield, and Rita Haugen of Bloomington; nieces and nephews Tod Tolan, Dawn Clemons, James Arnold, and Danielle Stay.