Ardella Wylie, 88, of Sioux Falls, SD, died Sunday, July 28, 2019, at Good Samaritan Society Luther Manor in Sioux Falls.
Funeral services will be 1:00 PM Monday, August 5, 2019, at Heritage Funeral Home in Sioux Falls. Entombment will be at Restlawn Memory Gardens in Huron. Arrangements are under the direction of Bittner Funeral Chapel.
Ardella Wylie was born July 3, 1931 in Hoven, SD to Christ and Lydia (Kliphel) Leicht. She went to school in Barnard through 8th grade, then she spent her time doing chores at home and helping with younger siblings. She married Wayne Wylie on September 18, 1949 in Aberdeen, SD. Most of their married years were spent in Columbia and Huron, SD.
She was a dependable, hard-working woman and she loved jobs where she could interact with a wide variety of people. She enjoyed camping, bowling, dancing, and spending time with family. She had a bright smile and a quick wit. Ardella was dedicated to her family and husband.
She is survived by her two children, Ken (Cathryn) Wylie, of Wolf Point, MT, and Kathy (Bob) Hilton, of Sioux Falls; six grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and siblings, Howard, Bernice, and Shirley.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Wayne Wylie; and six siblings, Edwin, Milton, Ida, Elsie, Delbert, and Marvin.