Mar. 4, 1924 Port Allegany McKean County Pennsylvania, USA
Jul. 18, 2010 Port Allegany McKean County Pennsylvania, USA
Ward Charles Hardes, 86, of Port Allegany, was a son of Leo and Rosetta Kinney Hardes. On Oct. 16, 1948, in the Sweden Valley Methodist Church, he married Katherine M. Franke, who survives. Mr. Hardes was a 1942 graduate of Port Allegany High School and was a Corporal in the US ARMY, serving from 1943 to 1946. Mr. Hardes was employed by L. H. Lincoln & Son of Coudersport, PA, retiring in 1986. He had also worked at Abbott's Dairy. He is also survived by sons Michael (Linda) Hardes and Terry J.(Nancy) Hardes; Grandchildren Joe Hardes, Leslie Troupe, Colleen Hardes, Sara Hardes; and Great Grand Child, Abby Troupe. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 2 brothers and 2 sisters. Burial at Fairview Cemetery, Port Allegany, with Military honors accorded by the Port Allegany Honor Guard.