Jean Marie Arneberg, 86, died peacefully after a brief illness on February 6, 2018 in Clearwater, FL. She was born on April 18, 1931, in Hartford, CT, the only child of Elsie and Robert Overhysser.
The valedictorian of her high school class, she attended Middlebury College in Middlebury, VT where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa. Following her graduation, she met her husband, Tor Arneberg, on a ship bound for Europe. After a whirlwind courtship Jean followed her heart and married Tor in Olso in 1954 where they settled down and started a family welcoming their first two daughters.