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Barbara J. Ardoff

Barbara J. Ardoff Feb. 17, 1947 - Feb. 17, 2014

NEW LONDON - Barbara J. Ardoff, 67 of New London died February 17, 2014 peacefully at her home in New London. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, February 21, 2014 at Hope Presbyterian Church in Spicer. Burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery in New London. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 pm Thursday at the Johnson Funeral Home in New London and for one hour prior to the service at the church.

Barbara Jean Ardoff was born on February 17, 1947 in Belgrade, the daughter of William and Virginia (Milbrett) Lindahl. She grew up in the Belgrade, Spicer and New London area and attended country grade school. On July 21, 1965 she was united in marriage to Michael Ardoff in South Dakota. To this union two daughters were born. They made their home in New London where Barb worked in the Lakeview Caf with her mom, Barbs Kitchen and later the A&W. She retired in 2008. Barb enjoyed children, flower gardening, cooking for family and friends, and spending time with family especially her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Michael; daughter, Stacy (Solon) Schaefer of Albany; four grandchildren, Brook Ardoff, Brandon Ardoff, Austin Ardoff and Scott Schaefer; three great-grandchildren, Bentley, Noah and Ariel; siblings, Beverly (Richard) Schwartz of New London, Dennis Lindahl of Gillette, WY, Vicky (Jack) Christen of St. Joseph, Robert (Kim) Lindahl of Spicer and Pam Solmonson of Gillette, WY.

Barbara was preceded in death by her parents, daughter, Kelly and grandson, Solon Leonard Michael Schaefer Jr.