Gletus R. Hardiman, 92, of
He was born on
His greatest love other than
his wife and children was farming. He retired from farming at the age of 88. He
was dedicated to the business of farming and often said that he enjoyed going
to work everyday. He liked giving advice and providing for his family. He was
proud of being a veteran having served in the military during World War
II. Viewing harness racing was an enjoyable pastime. Singing gospel songs
whether at home or in church was spiritually uplifting to him. Church
attendance was at Bethel A.M.E. in
He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Ernestine (Proctor) Hardiman; daughters, Phyllis (Hardiman) Walker of Indianapolis, Linda K. Hardiman of Racine, Wis., Beverly (Nathan) Armstrong Baltzell of Evansville; son, Gary Hardiman of Terre Haute; grandson, Jason Armstrong of Evansville; 4 great grandchildren; sisters, Verna Banks and Erma Johnson both of Indianapolis; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister and five brothers.
Funeral Services will be held
Visitation will be from until the hour of service on Saturday at Colvin Funeral Home.