A long time resident of Douglas County, passed away on Wednesday, March 6, 2013, in Pendleton, Oregon, where she had lived for the past several years. Ardith was born in Silverton, Oregon, on April 25, 1924, graduated from Marshfield High School and attended Oregon State University. Ardith worked for many years at BLM as a secretary/bookkeeper. and retired from the Roseburg branch of the BLM.
In past years she enjoyed gardening, traveling and was an avid reader before she lost her sight. She enjoyed going to different school and sporting events in which her grandchildren and great-grandchildren participated. She is survived by her brother, Jim; daughter, Anne; grandchildren: Tami and Wayne; and four great-grandchildren.
Our prayers were answered when God took her gently and peacefully. At her request there will be no funeral services.