HARDY, Patricia K., 80, of Tampa, Fla. formerly of Lebanon, Penn.; passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 29, 2012. Patricia is survived by her devoted husband, Dr. Miles W. Hardy; and their seven children, Denise E. Winter (Joseph), Deborah E. Monaco (Daniel), Kimberly E. Gerdon, James L. Erb, Jr. (Helen), Miles S. Hardy (Sally), Mark Hardy, Dana Hardy (Laura); 9 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. Patricia attended Penn State University
. She was an avid orchid grower and a consummate entertainer. She was a selfless wife, mother, grandmother and friend and was known to never meet a stranger. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to Moffit Cancer Center Foundation (Thoracic Research).