N. Grosvenordale – Roland J. Hardy, 77, Seastrand Rd, died Tuesday, February 10, 2015 in Day Kimball Hospital. He was the loving husband of Gertrude (Ravenelle) Hardy and the late Anna (Caron) Hardy. Born in Winchendon, MA, he was the son of the late Alcida E. and Laudia M. (Duval) Hardy.
Mr. Hardy worked as a material handler for Putnam Precision Molding. He enjoyed fishing and playing his harmonica.
In addition to his wife, Roland is survived by two daughters, Linda A. Fontaine of Rogers, and Jan Gervais of Danielson; four stepdaughters, Diane Stephens of Putnam, Claudette White of Florida, Jeanne Verdone of Thompson, and Vivian Kozey of Eastford; six grandchildren; five great grandchildren; and numerous step-grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Roland’s family from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm on Saturday, March 14, 2015 in the Valade Funeral Home, 23 Main St., N. Grosvenordale. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.