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