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Edwin B. Hardt

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Edwin B. Hardt Obituary
HARDT, EDWIN B. Edwin B. Hardt, age 50, passed away Wednesday, January 5, 2011, at the Hospital of St. Raphael, after a courageous five-year battle with brain cancer. Ed was born in New Haven, January 13, 1960, the son of Werner and Alma Kiauka Hardt. He graduated from North Branford High School in 1978 and attended Rochester Institute of Technology in New York where he met his wife Barbara. Ed and Barbara were married September 29, 1984. He and Barbara have two children, Bryon (21) and Kasey (18). Ed was a supervisor with Helicopter Support Inc. of Trumbull for 23 years. In addition to his wife and children, Ed is survived by his parents, Werner and Alma Hardt of Cape Coral, Florida, a brother Norbert and Laurie Hardt of London, New Hampshire, a niece and several nephews. Ed loved spending time with his family and friends on the water, boating, fishing, and waterskiing. When at home he especially loved grilling outside and "hanging out" under the big tree. Family and friends are invited to call at the Keenan Funeral Home, 330 Notch Hill Road, (Rte. 22 So at Rte. 80), North Branford, Sunday, from 3 to 7 pm. Ed's funeral will be held at the funeral home, Monday morning at 11:00. Private interment will be at the convenience of his family. Donations in his name can be directed to Voices Against Brain Cancer at Those wishing to offer their condolences online may do so at

Published in New Haven Register on Jan. 7, 2011
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