Ardelle Aalfs Allen passed away December 20, 2010, in Beaverton, Ore. She was born April 30, 1921, to Harry and Marie Pirlet, in Lake Preston, S.D.

She was a homemaker and attended Ruch Community Church. Andelle enjoyed sports and gardening.

Andelle is survived by her children; Jerry Aalfs (Sue), Penny Thompson and Debbie Christian (Tom); nine grandchildren; and nineteen great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by Edsel (Ole) Aalfs and Art Allen.

A memorial service will be held at Eagle Point National Cemetery and Ron McKay will be officiating. Arrangments entrusted to Springer & Son Aloha Funeral Home.