Wayne A. Hardy, age 58, of Nisswa, lost his battle with cancer at his home on February 18, 2018. He was born April 5, 1959 in Little Falls, MN to Marliss (Busby) and Floyd Hardy. He married Brenda Blahosky on July 2, 2011 in Nisswa, MN. Wayne enjoyed snowmobiling and was an avid baseball fan and enjoyed playing softball.
Wayne is preceded in death by his sons, Eric and Ryan; and an infant granddaughter.
He will be deeply missed by his wife, Brenda; children: Adam (Krystal) of Garrison, Marla Hardy of Garrison; step children, Katie Starr of Degraff, MN, Krystal (Karl) Rother of Virginia, Cassie (Brian) Wiswell of Brainerd, Scott Zelinske of Nisswa and Lee Birchem of Brainerd; 6 grandchildren; 10 step grandchildren; parents, Marliss and Floyd Hardy of Brainerd; brothers: Ron (LeAnn) Hardy of Grand Rapids, Brian Hardy of Brainerd; sister, Brenda (Brent) Cronquist of St. Cloud.
Funeral Service for Wayne will be held 11:00am Friday, February 23, 2018 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic church in Brainerd with visitation one hour prior to the service at the church. Visitation will also be held from 4:00-7:00pm on Thursday at Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home, BRAINERD CHAPEL. Interment Riverside Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the family.
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