Arthur R. Huyghe was born in Conrad on May 21, 1927 to Remi and Augusta (Feryn) Huyghe.
Arthur was raised on the family farm north of Conrad. He graduated from Conrad High school in 1945.
Arthur started farming with his father until Remi passed in l951. He then took over the whole operation
on his own. Arthur had farming in his blood.
In 1951 Arthur married E. Judith Merlevede and together they raised their only son, David.
In 1963 Arthur expanded the farm by purchasing the Louie Habets farm. Ln l972 Arthur and Judith
divorced. Arthur sold most of the farm to his son, David. In 1985 Arthur married Dorothy J. Bishop
Rouns. Dorothy passed in 1994.
Arthur drove the senior surrey bus for 9 years where he met Doris F. Peterson. They were married on
July l3, 2002. Arthur enjoyed traveling and wanted to see around every corner and over the next hill. He
and Doris traveled by car to visit family and friends. He loved to see farms, wheat fields and everything
else. He always believed no car could travel like a Chrysler.
Survivors include his wife, Doris Peterson; son, David (Linda) Huyghe, Les (Sharon) Peterson, Terry
(Sherry)Peterson, Julie (John) Kubis; grandchildren, Robert (Stephanie) Huyghe (Adeline Huyghe, great
granddaughter), Brad (Tricia), Jeff (Lisa) and Martin (Julie) Peterson, Jody (Sumit), Jannine and Jamie
Kubis, Brandon and Alia Peterson and Kyle Barnes.
Arthur attended the Catholic church and was a long-time member of the Knights of Columbus and
Moose Lodge. There will be a Celebration of Life for the public at the Moose Lodge in Conrad on
Saturday, August29, at 3pm for Happy hour and meal in tribute to Arthur.
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