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Ardis Ruark

Ardis Ruark

Ardis Ruark, 86, of Pierre, passed away on April 16, 2014. Visitation will be at 5:00-7:00 pm, Thursday, April 24,2014 with a Prayer Service following at 7:00 pm at Feigum Funeral Home, Pierre. Funeral Service will be held at 10:00 am, Friday, April 25, 2014 at Lutheran Memorial Church, Pierre, with graveside services and burial at 2:30pm at Riverside Cemetery, Huron, SD.

Ardis was preceded in death by her parents Fred and Holdine Lehfeldt, her sister Vernice Jackson and her husband of 56 years, Roger Ruark. She is survived by her children Gordon Ruark of Pierre, Margo Ruark of Chicago, and Robin Ruark Brothers of Knoxville, TN, five grandchildren - Ciciley (Brennan) Basse, Marshall Hearst, Rosalyn Neniskis, Caleb Brothers, Moriah Brothers - and four great grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She made an impact on many lives as mother, teacher, and friend and her loving presence will be missed. For full obituary and memorial details visit