Ardyth “Ardie” Ellen (Stee) Weller, 84, of McGregor, Iowa died Monday, August 14, 2017 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Ardie was born on November 27, 1932, in Castalia, Iowa, to Clifford and Mayme (Jones) Stee. She graduated from Postville High School in Postville, Iowa, with the class of 1951.
Ardie was united in marriage to Harold Earl Weller on December 27, 1958, in Castalia, Iowa. Two children were born to this union. Ardie was a homemaker and co-owner of the Luana Tavern in Luana, Iowa for twenty years. She enjoyed playing cards, traveling, gardening, cooking, baking, feeding and watching the squirrels and birds and collecting antiques. She also was an avid Minnesota Vikings fan and she enjoyed country music. Most of all she loved her family deeply and cherished the time she spent with them over the years. She will be dearly missed.
Survivors include her two children, Candy Weller, Pittsburgh, PA, Craig (Darcy) Weller, Monona; one grandson, Travis Weller, Guttenberg and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Ardie was preceded in death by her husband Earl, her parents Clifford and Mayme Stee, and two sisters Karen (Lou) Birtwell and Gretta Stee.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the American Cancer Society or any organization that supports Alzheimer’s research.
Visitation will be 4-7 pm on Monday, August 21, 2017 at Thornburg-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service, McGregor, Iowa. There will also be a one hour visitation before services at the church on Tuesday.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 am on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at St. Paul Lutheran Church, McGregor, Iowa with Rev. Kinkaid as the officiant.
Burial will follow at Pleasant Grove Cemetery, McGregor, Iowa.
Thornburg-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service, McGregor, Iowa is helping the family with arrangements.