Ardith A. ‘Ardy’ Stoerck

SCHAFFER – Ardith A.”Ardy” Stoerck, 88, Schaffer, passed away on Wednesday, May 21, 2014.

She was born in St. Johns, Mich., on Jan. 20, 1926, the daughter of Edwin and Hortense (Wakefield) Price.

Ardith is a graduate of Ovid High School in St. Johns, Mich.

She married Donald Elmo Stoerck on Oct. 23, 1944, in St. John’s, Mich.

Ardith was a member of USAF Mothers and Ladies of the Moose. She enjoyed crocheting, knitting, gardening, and cooking for others.

She is survived by her daughters, Rae Jordan of Anaheim, Calif., Sari Budrow of Foulmouth, Mass., Karla (Dennis) Zeigler of Bark River, Krystal (Glenn) Hoover of Denver, Colo.; sons, Kurt Stoerck of San Roman, Calif., and Kevin Stoerck of Escanaba; 29 grandchildren, 42 great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Ardith is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Donald; daughter, Pamela; son, Jon Edwin; grandsons, Kenyon, Keegan, Kyle; great grandchildren, Rex and Alexius; and brothers, Carl and Dean Price.

Services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Crawford Funeral Homes are assisting the Stoerck family.