Ardith A. Juenemann

Ardith A. Juenemann, age 87, of Hector passed away Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at Olivia Restorative Therapy and Nursing Home in Olivia. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, October 2, 2023, from Nelson-Hillestad Funeral Home in Redwood Falls. A visitation will be held Monday, October 2, 2023, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Nelson-Hillestad Funeral Home in Redwood Falls. The Funeral Service for Ardith will be live streamed on Zoom please click on the blue link listed below.

Arrangements are with Nelson-Hillestad Funeral and Cremation Service of Redwood Falls and Morgan. E-mail condolences may be sent via<>.

Ardith, the daughter of Benjamin and Gladys (Petit) Wright, was born on October 30, 1935, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. She lived in Pipestone, Minnesota and then moved to Morton during her elementary years.  She graduated from Morton High School. Ardith worked various technology assembly jobs concluding her career working at Hutchinson Technology Inc-HTI as a Technology Assembly for over 25 years.

She loved reading, quilting, gardening, camping, riding the Can-Am Spyder with Harry, jigsaw puzzles, and word puzzles. She was a member of Methodist Church in Redwood Falls.

Ardith is survived by Harry Fank (special friend of over 40 years ) of Hector, MN; children, Veanne (Norm) Battistini of Wabasso, MN, Brenda (Les) Prescott of Las Vegas, NV, Dede (Rick) Eischens of Las Vegas, NV, Steven (Deanna) Gehrke of Redwood Falls, MN, Curt Gehrke and Marcia Warnick of Swanton, MD, Alan Juenemann of Redwood Falls, MN, Michele (Denny) Prescott of Redwood Falls, MN; 12 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren; brothers, Larry Wright of Menifee, CA and Gene (Laura) Wright of Hutchinson, MN and sister, Sharon Freitag of Wyoming, MN.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Francis Juenemann; sons, Larry and Gene (named after her brothers) and sister Ardella.

In Loving Memory.