Shamokin – Keith L. Hardin, 62, of 244 W. Arch Street, passed away Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 12:30 am in the Gatehouse at UPMC Divine Providence.
Born in Tacoma, Washington on October 18, 1957 he was the son of the late Marvin L. and Carol D. (Hile) Hardin. He graduated from Shamokin Area High School in 1976. He retired from the US Army and served as a combat field medic for 21 years, including serving in the Persian Gulf War. He was baptized in Grace Lutheran Church in Shamokin.
Keith loved his family and friends. He enjoyed shooting pool in the Over 40 league, summer tailgating to music concerts with his family, video games, a Civil War history buff, watching TV, westerns and classic movies, and listening to music.
Keith is survived by a sister, Mary C. Tomei and her husband, “Giulio” of South Williamsport; a twin brother, Mark A. Hardin and his wife, Mary Ann of Coal Township; three nephews, Michael A. Tomei and his wife, Tracy of Pittsburgh, Lee A. Hardin and his wife, Lauren of Harleysville, and Joseph W. Hardin and his wife, Paula of North Carolina; a niece, Dawn M. Tomei Gonzalez and her husband, Jose of New Hampshire; two daughters, Stacy Worhach of Herndon, and Shelyne Hardin of Germany; two sons, Matthew Worhach and his wife, Chaide of Mount Carmel, and Jamie Hardin of Germany; eight grandchildren; five great nieces, and nephews, Aunts, Uncles, and many cousins; and his Cat, Petey. Keith was preceded in death by his parents.
Keith L. Hardin, 62, of 244 W. Arch Street, Shamokin - Funeral Service will be held Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 11:00 am with Pastor Sarah Hershberger, officiating in Farrow-C.J. Lucas Funeral and Cremation Service, 240 W Chestnut Street, Shamokin, Lori Ann Campbell, Supervisor. Burial will be held following the service in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Shamokin. Viewing will be held Wednesday, February 5, 2020 from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm and Thursday February 6, 2020 from 10:00 – 11:00 am in the Farrow-C.J. Lucas Funeral and Cremation Service. In Lieu of flowers please send memorial contributions to Mark A. Hardin, 827 Center Street, Coal Township, PA, 17866 to help with the burden of funeral expenses. To send condolences to the family please visit www.farrowfh.com
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