Warren C. Hardy, Jr.May 31, 1943 ~ August 31, 2017 (age 74)
Warren C. Hardy, Jr., age 74, of Grand Island, died Thursday, August 31, 2017 at Kenmore Mercy Hospital after a brief illness. Born May 31, 1943 in Clarence, he was the son of the late Jane (nee Rakowski) and Warren C. Hardy. Before retiring, Warren was employed at the Keller Insurance Agency in Niagara Falls and had been an insurance consultant and salesman in Western New York for many years. He was an avid fisherman and boater, and he enjoyed tinkering with boats, cars and motorhomes. Most important to Warren was his deep faith in God, which was his mainstay and guide throughout his life.
He was married to his best friend, Mary (nee Alliger) Hardy for 44 years. He was the father of Jeffrey M. Hardy of Tonawanda, Eric (Tanya) Hardy of Tampa, Florida, and Tabatha (Dino Trafficante) Hardy also of Tampa; grandfather of Anthony, Clover, Aaron, and Shane. He was the brother of the late Gail Morris of Niagara Falls and is also survived by his brother-in-law, Sam Morris.
Friends may call from 2-4 & 6-8 PM on Wednesday at the HAMP FUNERAL HOME, Inc., 37 Adam Street at Seymour, Tonawanda, where funeral services will be held at 8 PM Wednesday; the Rev. Calvin VanderMey officiating. Friends invited. Interment will be cared for privately at Maple Grove Cemetery, Grand Island. If desired, memorials to the Bible Fellowship Center, 1136 Baseline Road, Grand Island, NY 14072, are preferred by the family.