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Ardell E. Dougherty

November 6, 1943 — February 9, 2024

Waterloo, IL

Ardell E. Dougherty, nee Schmeding, 80, of Waterloo, IL, died February 9, 2024, in Waterloo, IL. She was born November 6, 1943, in Red Bud, IL.


    She is survived by her children Kathy (Michael) Bollinger, Don Dougherty, Karla (John) Offermann, Susan (Hershel) Hitchcock, and Dennis (Jill) Dougherty; step daughters Vicki (Ed) Olsen and Patricia Dougherty; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren; sister Barbara Schmeding; sisters-in-law; brothers-in-law; nieces; nephews; and cousins.


    Ardell is preceded in death by her parents Arthur & Martha (nee Buettner) Schmeding; brother Homer Schmeding, and sisters Ruth Kohler and Priscilla Heimos.


    She was a member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Wartburg, IL.


As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 

Holy Cross - Wartburg


Visitation:

    1 PM to 6 PM Sunday, February 11, 2024 at Quernheim Funeral Home

    9 AM until time of service Monday at Holy Cross Lutheran Church


Funeral:

    10 AM Monday, February 12, 2024 at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Wartburg, IL

        Rev. Dan Ostlund  officiating

    Interment at Holy Cross Lutheran Cemetery in Wartburg, IL

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Visitation

Sunday, February 11, 2024

1:00 - 6:00 pm (Central time)

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Visitation

Monday, February 12, 2024

9:00 - 10:00 am (Central time)

Holy Cross Lutheran Church - Wartburg, IL

5765 Maeystown Rd, Waterloo, IL 62298

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Funeral Service

Monday, February 12, 2024

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

Holy Cross Lutheran Church - Wartburg, IL

5765 Maeystown Rd, Waterloo, IL 62298

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