Obituaries

Gerald Hardwick 2008 - 2008 Tonganoxie

Gerald "Jerry" Lee Hardwick Sr., 74, Tonganoxie, and previously of Basehor, died Aug. 26, 2008, while surrounded by his family at his home. Funeral services were Aug. 30 at the Alden-Harrington Funeral Home followed by burial in the Glenwood Cemetery. Memorial Contributions can be made to the First Baptist Church of Basehor in care of the Funeral Home.
Gerald was born on Dec. 5, 1933 in Carrollton, Mo., to Martin and Ida (Vogt) Hardwick. He retired after 35 years from Ashcraft Printing Company. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Basehor. He was preceded in death by his parents and by one brother, Martin Hardwick Jr., and one sister, Francis Kuhl. Survivors include his wife of 52 years Donna Sue (Calton) Hardwick of the home, one son, Jerry Hardwick and wife Lorrie of Basehor; and two daughters, Sherrie Holland and husband Benny of Basehor, and Sandy DeBusk of Tonganoxie; two brothers, Elmer and Bob Hardwick; and one sister, Beverly Perry; six grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren, as well as several nieces and nephews and extended family and friends.