Norman F. Hardiman

Norman F. Hardiman passed away Monday, March 21, 2011, at the age of 89.

He was the loving husband of the late E. Jean Hardiman; beloved dad of Judy (Dave) Stanley and David (Kathy) Hardiman; cherished grandpa of Beckie (Paul) Stanley-Tenor, Michelle (Frank) Stanley Lynch, Erin (David) Knier, Emma and Ella Hardiman; loving great-grandpa of Zachary Stanley and Samantha and Michael Knier; brother of Leslie Hardiman; and brother-in-law of James Rhodes. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Norman served our country in the U.S. Army during World War II. He retired from Miller Brewery after 30 years of service. Norman was a longtime member of Galilee Lutheran Church, where he enjoyed serving, ushering and assisting with the treasury duties. He was an avid bowler. In his spare time, he loved to go golfing and doing some gardening.

Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. Friday, March 25, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha, with the funeral service at 7 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the American Lung Association or the American Cancer Society are appreciated.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.