Richard Victor Hardy

January 29, 1923January 6, 2019

Richard Victor Hardy was born January 29,1923. He was born in Huntingdon Pennsylvania to Victor and Mary Hardy.

Richard was the eldest of 9 children. Betty, Ruth, Naomi, Bill, Clarence, Bob, Harry and Howard. Betty, Ruth and Bill all proceded him in death.

He was a WWII Veteran. He served in the US ARMY from 1943-1946. He received a Victory Medal - Army of Occupation - Germany. He was stationed in Belgium.

Richard had 2 children, Gary preceded in death and Janet (Reeves).

In 1960 they moved from Detroit MI to California.

He married his second wife, Irma (Henri) Avina on January 1, 1969. Irma passed away on August 12, 2018. They would have celebrated 50 years of marriage.

They lived in Culver City CA until 2016. They owned JM Fishing Tackle in North Hollywood, CA, until they retired and sold the business.

Irma had 3 sons, George, Richard and Henry.

Together they have 14 grandchildren, 32 great grandchildren, and 8 great great grandchildren.

They traveled all over the world but their favorite place to visit was Las Vegas, NV.

Richard was a good, kind, giving man. He will be dearly missed.


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Richard Victor Hardy

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Bob & Sadie Hardy

February 22, 2019

Happy Memories 38 years ago for the Love they both showed us. So sorry they are both gone now.
Brother Bob & Sister-In-Law Sadie Hardy