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Posted on Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 9:33 am

Jeffrey L. Hardin, 59, of Clearfield, formerly of Vandalia, passed away on Monday, January 28, 2013 at Ridgeview Elder Care and Rehabilitation Center, Curwensville, Pa.

He was born on October 23, 1953 in Clearfield, the son of Neil Franklin Hardin, Jr. and Lola (Shomo) Hardin.

Mr. Hardin was employed by ANH Refractories Company in Windham, Ohio.

He is survived by his mother, Lola Hardin, of Clearfield, four children; Scott Trower, of Geneso, Ill., Jeff Hardin, of Camp Hill, Pa., Jennifer Hardin, of Clearfield and Heather Howald, of Farber, Mo.; three grandchildren, Angela Hardin, Tessa Trower and Ryan Howald, a brother, Eric Hardin, of Clearfield, a sister, Phyllis Bush, of Jackson, Miss. and a number of nieces and nephews.

Mr. Hardin was preceded in death by his father and two brothers; Neil and Phillip Hardin.

Funeral Services will be held on Friday, February 1, 2013 at 2 p.m. at the Bennett and Houser Funeral Home, Inc. of Clearfield with Minister Raymond Stiner officiating. Interment will be held in the Mt. Joy Cemetery. Friends will be received on Thursday, January 31, 2013 from 6-9 P.M. and on Friday from 1 p.m. until the hour of the services. The family suggest contributions be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105.

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