Walter Ardis

A photo of Walter Ardis


Blenheim Community Funeral Home
Saturday March 24, 2018
1:00 p.m.


Blenheim Community Funeral Home
Saturday March 24, 2018
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Walter Lawrence Ardis passed away on Monday March 19, 2018 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance at the age of 80 years. Survived by his children and their families April & Arnie Fraser (Chad and Dustin), Cheryl & Bruce Peltier (Darcy and Bryan), Tracy & Janice Ardis (Brandon and Candise), Crystal & Scott McTavish (Jordan, Spencer, Griffin), Lisa & Everitt Wevers (Carol and Alana) and Trevor & Lisa Ardis (Riona). He will also be missed by his great grandchildren and a brother Orville & Anne Turner. Walter was predeceased by his wife Margaret Ardis, his parents William and Edith (Rylett) Ardis and his brothers Joe Turner and William Ardis.

Walter was a Captain in the Reserves with the Essex-Kent Regiment and was a 20 year member of the Blenheim Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 185. He was a member of St. Paul’s Anglican Church in Erieau and drove truck for Delhaven Orchards.

Family and friends are invited to the Blenheim Community Funeral Home on Saturday March 24, 2017 for visitation from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. A Funeral Service conducted by Fr. David Fuller will take place at 1:00 followed by a lunch at the Blenheim Legion.

Friends wishing to remember Walter with a memorial donation are asked to consider the Alzheimer’s Society or the Heart & Stroke Foundation.

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Keeping your entire family in our Thoughts & Prayers during this very difficult time. Just always remember to hold all of your precious memories near in your heart. God didn't promise days without pain, laughter without sorrow, nor sun without rain but he did promise strength for the day, comfort for the tears and light for the way. Take Care, Todd, Lesa (Rumble) Natasha & Kyle

My thoughts are with you during this difficult time. RIP Walt.

Going back to RDHS when we were classmates. Walt taught our Scout Troop At Ridgetown " First Aid "" to allow us to attend "CJ 81 "" in Alberta. Many thanks !!!

Cheryl,Bruce,Darcey and Bryan Our condolences on the passing of you father.Remember the good times and hold them dearly in your hearts Love, Jacquie and Phil