ESTHERVILLE - Funeral services for Ardis D. Guge, 89, of Estherville will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 17, 2014, at Henry-Olson Funeral Chapel in Estherville with Pastor Lynn Elrod officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at Henry-Olson Funeral Chapel in Estherville. Interment will be at Union State Line Cemetery in Rural Petersburg, Minn.
She died Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at her home in Estherville.
Ardis Delores (Larsen) Guge, the daughter of Knute and Amy Marie (Jackman) Larsen, was born Jan. 22, 1925, in Jackson, Minn.
She received her education in the Estherville schools.
On Feb. 18, 1944, Ardis was united in marriage to George Guge. The couple began raising their family in rural Superior where they farmed their entire married life. The couple retired from farming in 1986 and remained on the farm until 2007, when they moved into town. The couple enjoyed spending winters in Arizona. George died Aug. 25, 2012.
She was a member of Calvary Gospel Assembly in Estherville.
Left to cherish Ardis's memory are her children, Roger Guge and his wife, Sue, of Estherville; Gordon Guge and his wife, Cathy, of Phoenix; Brian Guge and his wife, Lori, of Hiawatha; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Preceding Ardis in death are her parents; husband; sister, Doris Seidel; and two brothers, Leland and Kenneth Larsen. Online condolences may be sent to www.henryolsonfuneral.com.