Verna Mae Hardwick, age 90, of Cleveland, formerly of Gladstone and Rapid River, passed away Thursday June 28, 2012 at the Malachi House in Cleveland, OH.
Verna was born September 10, 1921 in Gladstone the daughter of Phillip and Clementine (Nault) Gagnon. She was raised in Gladstone and Nahma prior to her marriage to Wilfred Hardwick in 1942.
Verna and Wilfred lived in many areas while Wilfred made a career in the U.S. Military. Wilfred preceded Verna in death in 1982. Verna was a member of the St. Charles Catholic Church in Rapid River. She loved spending time with her family and her hobbies included bowling and camping with her family.
Son: Gerald (Mary) Hardwick of Gladstone
Daughters: Darla (Donovan) Roush of Media, PA and Vernetta Wachsman of Cleveland, OH
Sister: Lois Clark of Gladstone
11 Grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren
In addition to her parents, and husband Wilfred, Verna was preceded in death by her son Clayton in 1999 and 5 brothers, Fay, Phillip, Reynold, Arnold and Alvin.