Ardyce Bohlke

 

 

Age: 69

 

Summary: former school board member-turned-state lawmaker known for her upbeat attitude and work to improve education in Nebraska who had been appointed to the Nebraska State Legislator as a Democrat from 1991 until 2000 and became a champion of higher teacher pay as she led a fight to consolidate some elementary-only school districts that existed just outside larger communities.

 

 

Cause of Death: Brain tumor

 

Born: November 2, 1943

 

Died: February 19, 2013

 

Location: Hastings, Nebraska