Earnest Eugene “Gene” Hardy (November 4, 1935 — August 31, 2019)
Earnest Eugene “Gene” Hardy, 83, of New Castle, Colorado, passed away in his home on August 31, 2019. Gene was born in Mobile, Alabama, on November 4, 1935, to C.L. and Tommie Hardy. He worked in powerline construction all across the country before settling in Colorado, where he enjoyed riding horses, four-wheeling, hunting and camping. He is survived by a brother, Tom (Barbara) Hardy; his children, Earnest Eugene “Bo” (Wanda) Hardy, and Jody (Daniel) Rosette; his grandchildren, Tyler (Landon) Hardy, Tamra (Jed) Daman, Tiffany (Jeff) Golovich, Amanda Robb, Ethan Mercer and Kristen Mercer; and great-grandchildren, Mackenzie and Kimberlyn Daman, Kaden and Kolten Golovich and Luke Lang. At Gene’s request, he will be cremated and no services will be held. In lieu of flowers, please send memorial donations to: Friends of the Mustangs, P.O. Box 2771, Grand Junction, Colorado 81501.
Support Local Journalism
Readers around Glenwood Springs and Garfield County make the Post Independent’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.
Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.
Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.
Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.
User Legend: Moderator Trusted User