January 21, 1923 ~ July 26, 2013
Leona E. Hardy, a resident of San Antonio, passed away on Friday, July 26, 2013 in San Antonio at the age of 90. Leona was born on January 21, 1923 in Rowena, TX to George and Ida Block Englert. She married E.L. Hardy, who preceded her in death in 1959. Leona was a resident of Bellaire, TX, until she retired in New Braunfels. She was an admired woman of God, an active member of Holy Ghost Church in Bellaire, and Sts. Peter and Paul in New Braunfels, as well as Theresians International which conferred the Woman of Vision recognition in 2001. Survivors include her sons, Larry and wife, Vicki; Charlie and Rick Hardy and wife, Darcy; grandchildren, Shane, Travis, Erin, Rikki and Kristi Hardy. In addition, Leona is also survived by two great-grandsons, William and Mikel Hardy. A Holy Rosary will be recited at 9:30 AM on Tuesday, July 30, 2013 followed by the Mass of Resurrection, which will begin at 10:00 AM at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in New Braunfels. Interment will be held at 5:00 PM on Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at the Old Waverly Cemetery in Walker County, TX. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to Theresians International, 1237 West Monroe, Springfield, Illinois 62704, or go to www.theresians.org.