Ardis Genevieve Bruno, age 101, of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away early Monday morning, October 5, 2020, at War Memorial Hospital.
Ardis was born on January 7, 1919, in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan to the late Angus and Emeline (Mitchell) Johnston. She graduated from Sault High School with the class of 1937. Ardis married Lloyd Bruno on August 8, 1940, in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. She was a member of the First Church of Christ and the Red Hat Society. Ardis enjoyed league bowling (which she did until age 94) and golfing (to age 92). She enjoyed going for walks, baking, traveling, and she was an avid reader. Ardis and Lloyd wintered in Florida for many years.
Ardis is survived by two daughters: Paulette (Sam) Vanderwest of Muskegon, MI and Barbara (Terry) Petingalo of Gold Canyon, AZ: two grandchildren: Daniel (Wendy) Petingalo and Kimberly (Jason) Himes; three great-grandchildren: Danielle, Matthew, and Kameron; three great-great-grandchildren: Ayla, Adam, and August. She is also survived by her dear friends: Rita Greiner and John and Patti Larson.
A graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, October 8, 2020, at Oaklawn Chapel Gardens, with Pastor Tom Cash officiating.
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