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Obituary for Ardena M. Henning (Hines)

Ardena M.  Henning (Hines)
Ardena M. Henning, 92, formerly of Lancaster, KS, passed away Friday, August 10, 2018 at the Atchison Senior Village.

Memorial service will be 11:00 AM, Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at the Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home with Rev. Stephen Lucas officiating. Burial will follow at Lancaster Cemetery, Lancaster, KS. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to Atchison Senior Village and may be sent in care of the funeral home. Online condolences may be left at

Ardena was born February 3, 1926 in Atchison, KS the daughter of Samuel K. and Norine H. (Herbst) Hines. She worked for Atchison Leather Products as a machine Operator, retiring in 1989. Ardena was a member of the Atchison VFW Auxillary #1175. She enjoyed quilting, embroidery, flowers, reading, gardening, canning, camping, hiking, outdoors and traveling.

Ardena married Rudolph L. Henning on July 30, 1949 in Topeka, KS; he preceded her in death on October 24, 2000. Survivors include a son Beaver Henning, Lancaster, KS, two daughters, Renee and Charles Irvin, Atchison, KS, Rita and Ralph Madden, Effingham, KS, a brother, William Hines, Lancaster, KS, ten grandchildren, twenty great grandchildren and seven great-great grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by her parents and a sister Carlene Hicks.
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