Stoughton- Ardys I. (Drogsvold) Stanfield, age 86, passed away on Monday, May 9, 2022 at Stoughton Hospital. She was born June 25, 1935, the daughter of John and Alma (Blegen) Drogsvold.
Ardys lived her life helping others. She was a kindergarten teacher at the United Methodist Church in Oregon for many years. Ardys loved working with the little kids. Later in life she was very proud of getting her Certified Nursing Assistant diploma. She worked at the Oregon Manor as a CNA and Resident Manager of the group home. Ardys collected owl and cardinal figurines. She loved her family very much and will be missed by all who knew her.
Ardys is survived by her daughter, Susan (John) Helgestad of Montello; two sons, Walter (Kristi) Schuler of Waterloo and Lanny Stanfield of Dodgeville; two grandchildren, Mathias Gard and Heather (Curtis) Murray; two great grandchildren, Cash and Haylee Murray; sister-in-law, Marge Drogsvold of Tomahawk; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Beverly Ann Schuler; grandson, Daniel Schuler; sisters, Marvel and Betty Drogsvold; and brothers, Leonard, Stanley, Arthur, William, Julian, John, and Robert.
Memorial services will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at Cress Funeral Home, 206 W. Prospect Street, Stoughton. Friend may greet the family from 10:00 AM until the time of service Wednesday. Private burial will take place in Riverside Cemetery.
A special thank you to Skaalen Home and the Stoughton Hospital.
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Cress Funeral Service
206 W. Prospect Street, PO Box 231, Stoughton