Ardis Nadine Partch 1936-2018
Ardis Nadine (Harr) Partch was the fourth daughter born to Virgil and Esther (Gilliland) Harr on September 7, 1936 in Yuma, Colorado. She passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by family on October 14, 2018.
Ardis met the love of her life Richard Partch and they were married on September 22, 1955 at the Wray Court House. They were blessed with five children, five granddaughters, four great grandchildren and another on the way.
Ardis was a stay at home mom. She ran children’s day care for many years. She helped her Aunt Fern Gilliland clean rooms at the Beach’s Motel. Ardis was very active in the Yuma Nazarene Church.
Ardis was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years Richard Partch; parents, Virgil and Esther Harr; sisters, Velma Stetson and Vera Jensen; in-laws, Walter and LeVada Partch; brothers-in-laws, Hubert Barker , Dale Jensen, Dale Stetson and many others.
Ardis is survived by her children, Earl, Shirley, Joyce, Dan and Bruce Partch; granddaughters, Brenda and husband, Dan Ross, Brittany, Courtney and Joey Ross; Jeannie and Ron Griggs and Drake Linscott; Heather and Tyler Deganhart; Sabrina Brandner and Staci and Austin Erickson; sisters, Billie Louise Barker and Ruth Wells along with many nieces, nephews, cousins and many dear friends.
The funeral service was held on Friday, October 19, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at the First Church of the Nazarene in Yuma, Colorado with Pastor Terry Douglass officiating. Interment will follow at the Yuma Cemetery. Baucke Funeral Home directed the services.