Mr. Glenn N. Hardy, age 93, of Rockford went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, March 16, 2012. He was born on January 18, 1919, in Algoma Township, the son of Leamon and Bernice Hardy. He served his country in the U.S. Navy during WWII and was a member of the Rockford VFW Post #3946.
Glenn worked for Wolverine World Wide for 44 years before wintering in Brooksville, Fla. For over 70 years, he was a member of Crossroads Wesleyan Church.
Glenn is survived by his wife, Virginia (nee Willett); children, Rod and Lois Hardy, Sharon Krotts, Daniel and Kimela Hardy; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; brother, Don and Janice Hardy; nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brother, Robert; and his sister, Lela Haveman.
The service for Mr. Hardy was Wednesday, March 21, 2012, at 1:00 p.m. at Pederson Funeral Home with Virginia’s nephew, the Rev. David Willett, officiating. Military honors were under the auspices of the Kent County Veterans Honor Guard with interment in Rockford Cemetery. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Gideon’s International, 1933 Tremont Blvd., Grand Rapids.
Arrangements were made by Pederson Funeral Home, Rockford.