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I. (Guntrum) Hardesty

July 5, 1923 — February 4, 2013

Dretha I. Hardesty went home to be with her Lord at 10:40 A.M. on February 4, 2013
�at Grove Manor, Grove City, Pa where she had resided for the last 7 years.�She was 89 years old and had formerly resided at Spruce Wood Commons, Slippery Rock, PA

She was born on July 5, 1923 in Rimersburg, PA to Thomas� and Grace Kent Guntrum.

She had been employed in the Dietary Department of Grove City College.

She was a member of Wayside Community Church Findley Township Mercer. She was baptized at the age of 83.

She enjoyed doing embroidery, reading, dancing in her younger years,
and telling stories of her early �life and of �things that go bump in your life. Children always went to her "candy drawer"� when visiting.

She was married to Arthur Hardesty in February 1946, he died in May of 1978.

Surviving are a daughter Kathleen K. Nock and her husband Paul of Slippery Rock, PA, two granddaughters Lori Sue Shah and Amy K. Claycomb both of Grove City, PA, 5 great-grandchildren Derek Claycomb, Rebecca Claycomb, Katie Claycomb, Luke Shah and Caleb Shah.�Also surviving are two brothers John Guntrum of San Bernardino, CA and Charles E. Benn of Grove City, PA, and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a granddaughter, Lisa Ann Grim,
�her sisters Maude, Gertie, Sarah, Grace and �infant sister Lovine and two brothers Hugh and Sam.

Friends will be received from 10:00 A.M. until 12 Noon Thursday February 7, 2013 in Jamison Funeral Home 117 N. Main St.,Harrisville, PA.�Funeral Service will follow at 12 Noon with the Rev.. G. Kenton Shaw and Rev. Lester Rowan both of the Wayside Community Church, Mercer, PA, officiating.

Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Jude Children"�s Hospital P.O. Box 1000 Dept. 142
Memphis, TN�38101

Burial will follow in the Rimersburg Cemetery.

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