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Melvin Ard
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Birth: Apr. 22, 1918
Elsmore
Allen County
Kansas, USA
Death: Sep. 10, 2007
Cottonwood Falls
Chase County
Kansas, USA

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Chanute Tribune ~ Chanute, KS ~ September 14, 2007

Melvin Ard, 89, Chanute, KS, died Monday, September 10, 2007, at Golden Living Center of Chase County in Cottonwood Falls, Kansas.

He was born April 22, 1918, in rural Elsmore, Kansas, to James G. and Pearl (Shelton) Ard.

He married Edith Daniels in 1947 at Iola, Kansas. They later divorced.

He joined the Army during World War II and was stationed in Alaska.

Survivors include a son, Alan Ard, of Iola, KS; three daughters and sons-in-law, Gail and Ronald Nurnberg, of Emporia, KS, Barbara and Basset Brittingham, of Highlands Ranch, CO, and Lori and Tim Blackwood, of Louisburg, KS; a sister, Joyce Mapp, of Elsmore, KS; 11 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two great-grandchildren; and four brothers, Dewey, Curtis, Emerson, and Mervin Ard.

Burial was at Elsmore (KS)Cemetery.

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 Parents:
  James G Ard (1883 - 1970)
  Pearl M Shelton Ard (1895 - 1986)
 
 Siblings:
  Dewey C Ard (1916 - 2004)*
  Melvin Ard (1918 - 2007)
  James Mervin Ard (1921 - 2006)*
  Curtis Roscoe Ard (1922 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: VETERAN - WWII - US ARMY
 
Burial:
Elsmore Cemetery
Elsmore
Allen County
Kansas, USA
 
Maintained by: LeAna Ball
Originally Created by: TiogaRose
Record added: Oct 11, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22102929
Melvin Ard
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