Ardith Krause Wilson was born on December 31,1929 at Sisseton, SD to August and Anna Krause. Ardith was the youngest of five children growing up on the family farm North of Claire City, SD. She graduated from Sisseton High School in 1947 and persued a career in Nursing. She met and married Andrew Wilson at Cheyenne, Wyoming. They moved to Bethesda, MD and Ardith worked at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center for over 25 years in Radiology before retiring. She often told the story that she was working the day that Ronald Reagan was brought in after being shot. After Ardith and Andy retired, they moved to Pacific Grove, California. Ardith loved to play Bridge and was active in a group. She also had a love of quilting and entered and placed in many quilt shows in the Pacific Grove area.
Ardith is survived by sister-in-laws, Olive Krause, Nora Wilson, Dixie Wilson and several nieces and nephews.
Ardith is preceded in death by her husband Andrew, her parents August and Anna, three sisters Doris Hammer, Ada Krause, Luverne Krause and one brother Myron Krause.
Private Committal Services.
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