BANGOR - Richard L. Hardy, Walked Into the Light, on September 15, 2014. He was born in Merrill, September 12, 1932, son of John and Althea (Moody) Hardy. From the age of 5, he was raised by his Aunt Ruth whom he referred to as his angel.
Richard served in the Korean War. After his time in the service, he lived and worked in Hartford, CT., for 42 years. He retired to Island Falls in 1995. Richard married his great love, Marion, in 2003.
He was predeceased by his parents and a brother, Raymond Hardy. Surviving are his wife, Marion; stepson, Dr. Carlton J. Wiggin, Jr.; step-grandson, Jason Wiggin; stepdaughter, Pastor Darla Norrish and her family in Tucson, AZ., and a special family, Soren, Jennifer, Anasophia, Kasper and Magnus Hansen in Franklin.
Memorial services will be private. Those who wish may contribute in his memory to Beacon Hospice, 304 Hancock Street, Suite 3A, Bangor, ME 04401., as Richard received kind services from them when needed.
A service of Memorial Alternatives, 205 Center St., Bangor.