NEW HARMONY - Carol Joan (Buller) Hardy, 76,
Harmony, Ind., died
Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2006, at at Deaconess Hospital in
Carol was born on May 27, 1930, in Hereford, Texas, and lived in
Oklahoma and Illinois, before moving to New Harmony, Ind., on her 16th
birthday. She graduated at the age of 15 from Odin High School in Odin,
Ill. Carol was employed as an accountant, and worked at Laketon Oil and
Amax before opening her own office in New Harmony.
She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary and the
the American Revolution. She had been a Girl Scout leader and
actively involved with other youth groups. She
loved music and doing
genealogy research in addition to traveling, she
in North America and also traveled to Egypt. She especially enjoyed
spending time with her family and friends.
Carol was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur and Ellen
Buller, her brothers, Orville and Verlin Buller, her nephew, Lyle
Buller, and her son-in-law,
She is survived by her beloved husband of 57 years, Ralph Hardy;
daughter, Diana Davis; her granddaughter,
Kimberly Davis Nightingale;
and her grandson-in-law, Daniel Nightingale. She is also
her brother, Dale Buller and his
wife, Marcia; sisters-in-law, Sue
Buller and Betsy Buller;
brother-in-law, Lee Hardy and wife, Betty; and
a much-loved family of nieces, nephews and cousins as well as
Carol was an extremely compassionate and generous person, making
contributions to many peoples' lives without seeking
acknowledgment. Her adventurous spirit and sense of
brought happiness to those around her. She will
be greatly missed and
often remembered by all who knew her.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Nov. 18, 2006, at Werry
Funeral Home, New Harmony Chapel. Interment will be in Maple Hill
Cemetery in New Harmony. Friends may call at to service time at
, at the funeral home on Saturday,
November 18th, 2006.
Memorial contributions may be made to Maple Hill Cemetery, New Harmony,
Published in the Courier Press on 11⁄17⁄2006.
Originally submitted by Betty Sellers