Ardyce LeenArdyce Leen, age 76, of Niagara, ND, passed away Sunday, June 6 at the Deaconess Health Center in Northwood, ND.
Ardyce Leen, age 76, of Niagara, ND, passed away Sunday, June 6 at the Deaconess Health Center in Northwood, ND.
Ardyce was born November 11, 1933 near Niagara, ND, the daughter of Walter and Dora (Plantiko) Krueger. She received Holy Baptism and confirmed her Christian faith at St. Andrew Lutheran Church in Niagara. She was raised and grew to womanhood near Niagara, educated in the rural Niagara area and graduated from Niagara High School. She then attended Aakers Business College in Grand Forks. Ardyce was united in marriage to Robert Leen on November 3, 1957 at St. Andrew Lutheran Church in Niagara. After their marriage the couple lived and farmed near Niagara.
Ardyce was an active member of Bethel Lutheran Church of rural Larimore. She served as clerk for Niagara Township for 23 years; was Officer in Charge of the Niagara Post Office for 5-½ years and was employed by the Northwood Deaconess Health Center for 9 years in the Housekeeping Department.
Ardyce enjoyed quilting, reading and doing crossword puzzles. She was a 50 year member of the Niagara Sewing Club. She enjoyed attending many area activities.
Surviving members of her family include her husband Robert Leen, Niagara; sons: Bob Leen, Niagara and David Leen, Northwood; grandsons: Thomas Leen, Terry Leen, Calvin Leen and Alex Leen; twin brother: Ardell Krueger, Northwood; sisters: Marcy (Jim) Halstenson, Niagara; Susan (John) Steinke, Grand Forks; sister-in-law Lorraine Krueger, Salt Lake City, UT; many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents; son Dennis Leen; grandson Dustin Leen and brother Norman Krueger.
FUNERAL SERVICES: Thursday, June 10 at 10:30 a.m. in Bethel Lutheran Church of rural Larimore.
INTERMENT: Bethel Church Cemetery
VISITATION: Wednesday, June 9 from 5:00 -7:00 p.m. with a 7 p.m. prayer service held in the Bakke Funeral Home of Larimore. Visitation will resume for one hour prior to the funeral in the church on Thursday.
BAKKE FUNERAL HOME, LARIMORE, ND