Notice in the 5 March 1987 Ida Grove paper:
ARTHUR T. PALM
Funeral services for Arthur T. Palm, 81, of Arthur, were at 2 p.m. Friday in the United Methodist Church in Arthur. He died Tuesday, 24 Feb. 1987 in the Horn Memorial Hospital in Ida Grove. The Rev. Lyle Johnston of the United Methodist Church in Arthur officiated with burial in the Hayes Township Cemetery south of Arthur. The Christensen Funeral Home of Ida Grove was in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Palm was born 13 April 1905 in Arthur and was a lifelong area resident. He married Goldie Couch 23 Feb 1934 at LeMars. He was a retired farmer. Mr. Palm was a member of the Arthur Baptist church until its disbandment. He served as a trustee and deacon of the church and presently was a member of the United Methodist Church of Arthur. He served as Hayes Township trustee and clerk. At the time of his death he was serving as president of Hayes Township Cemetery Association. He was a member of the Kiron Telephone Board and was a Hayes Township School Trustee.
Survivors include: his wife; a son, Kenneth of Ida Grove; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a brother, Emanuel of Odebolt.