Paul K. Hardy, 96, Decorah

Paul K. Hardy, age 96 of Decorah, IA, died Saturday morning, January 18, 2014 at Barthell O.E.S. Home in Decorah.

Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, January 23, 2014 at First United Methodist Church in Decorah with Rev. John Caldwell officiating.

Visitation will be after 10:00 A.M. Thursday, one hour before services, at First United Methodist Church. Fjelstul Funeral Home in Decorah is serving the family.

Paul is survived by his wife Jean of Decorah; his children: William (Terry) Hardy of Verona, WI, Jane Hardy of Decorah and Philip (Marcia) Hardy of Decorah; his sister, Virginia (Doug) Neville of Ladysmith, WI; his grandchildren: Lynne Hardy, Kim (Leo Silva) Hardy, Kristen (Gerry Ambrose) Hardy, Adam Hardy, Josh Hardy and Rachel (Ryan) Gray; his great-grandchildren: Jared Hardy, Kayla (Jerad) Ruth and Jackson Hardy; and his great great grandson, Finn Ruth.

Memorials may be given to: Decorah Public Library, 202 Winnebago Street, Decorah, IA 52101.

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