Jeffrey G. Hardt, 52
Nov. 3, 1963 — Nov. 18, 2015

Jeffrey G. Hardt, 52 Jeffrey G. Hardt, 52, of West Bend, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015, at the The Kathy Hospice.

Jeff was born Nov. 3, 1963, to James Sr. and Donna (nee Reseburg) Hardt in West Bend. Jeff worked for many years at the Christmas tree farm in Park Falls. Previously he worked at Kirchhayn Auto Salvage, Walker Stainless Steel Equipment in New Lisbon, and Serigraph in West Bend. Jeff loved the outdoors, hunting, fishing, picking nuts, riding motorcycles and cookouts.

Those Jeff leaves behind to cherish his memory include his mother, Donna (Michael) Holderbaum; daughter, Sarah Hardt; two brothers, James Hardt Jr. and Jerry Hardt; sister, Jacqueline (fiance Chris) Tackes; nieces and nephews, Angie (Christine) Hardt, Amanda Hardt, Jason (Jess) Hardt, Dylan (Chelsea) Tackes and Austin Tackes; great nephew, Dalton Tubbs; special friends, Donny, Billy, Chris, John and Dennis; and many other friends and relatives. He was preceded in death by his father, James Hardt Sr.; stepfather, Gary Mueller; and nephew, Travis Ziebell. A memorial service in remembrance of Jeff will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, at the Myrhum-Patten Funeral Home (1315 W. Washington St., West Bend). Jeff’s family will greet relatives and friends at the funeral home from 1 p.m. until the time of service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the family would be appreciated.

A special thank you to the staff at The Kathy Hospice for their care of Jeff.

Myrhum-Patten Funeral and Cremation Service of West Bend has been entrusted with Jeff’s arrangements. More information and online condolences may be expressed at