Local businesswoman Ardella T. Stevenson died Nov. 30, 1988, at her home. She was 86.

Mrs. Stevenson was a prominent member of the business community for 50 years, 45 of which she spent at Pembroke Co., where she was president for the last several years. She then opened her own business, Stevenson's Gift and Office Supply.Called "Mrs. Steve" by her many friends and former employees, she was active in several business organizations, including Executive Women's International and Retail Personnel Managers of Utah.

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Dec. 3 at Larkin Mortuary, 260 E. South Temple, where friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday and one hour before services Saturday. Entombment will be in Larkin Sunset Lawn Mausoleum.