Ardith (Ardee) Snell Talbot, 81

Ardith (Ardee) Snell Talbot, 81, died Tuesday, June 3, 2014, after an intense battle with squamous cell carcinoma.

She is survived by her husband Dick, Eldora, Iowa, sons Richard (Darlene) Talbot of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and Robert (Jennifer) Talbot of New Providence Iowa, brother Robert (June) Snell of Wichita, Kansas, and eight grandchildren; two step-grandchildren, and one great-granddaughter. She was the beloved aunt of several special nieces and nephews.

Instead of a funeral, the family will be holding a “Celebration of Life” party on July 5, 2014 at 10:30 am at Quakerdale Broer Center, New Providence, Iowa, where her beloved Quakerdale Eagles play their home games. A lunch of ball game fare will be served, and casual attire is requested. Memorial gifts may be sent to Quakerdale for completing a room in the new Broer addition. Quakerdale, PO Box 8, New Providence, Iowa, 50206.