Ardell was born in Cook on Dec. 13, 1925, to Walter and Christina Liesemeyer. She graduated from Cook High School in 1943. She was baptized in Jan. 24, 1925; she was confirmed on March 17, 1940.
Ardell married her late husband, Harvey Eloge, on Sept. 15, 1946.  
They had eight children. Ardell worked at West Nebraska General Hospital in Scottsbluff for nine years, then retired from Bryan Memorial Hospital in Lincoln after 20 years.
She worked at F Street Rec Center for fun after her retirement.
Ardell loved being with her family and friends and enjoyed playing cards.
Her favorite color was blue, family is asking everyone to wear blue in memory of her.  
Ardell passed away on June 9, 2019, at the age of 93.
Ardell is survived by her children; Marcia (Jake) Michel, Keith (Diana) Eloge, Kathie (Glenn) Neemann, Nita Schultz, Bev (Bob) Michel, Ken (AnaLee Roberts) Eloge, Merle (Sharon) Eloge and Chuck (Bev) Eloge; 14 grandchildren (spouses) 30 great-grandchildren (Spouses); five great-great grandchildren; sister Hilma Neemann, many nieces, nephews and friends.
Preceded in death by her parents, her husband, three brother-in-laws, two sister-in-laws and a great granddaughter.
In lieu of flowers, memorial can be made to F Street Rec Center and Lake Street Senior Center.
Funeral Services were to be held on Thursday, June 13, at 2 pm at Southwood Lutheran Church, 4301 Wilderness Hill Blvd, Lincoln, with Pastor Michael Ryan officiating. lincolnfh. com.