Frances "Frank" Hardy

March 3, 1955 - December 4, 2016
Traverse City, MI



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Cherry Capital Rose Society
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Life Story / Obituary


Francis 'Frank' Stephen Hardy, 61 of Traverse City, died, December 4, 2016.

He was born on March 3, 1955 in Traverse City the son of Raymond Keebler and Ruth Marie (Swartz) Sullivan.

Frank attended NMC a short time. He was a past member of the Cherry Capital Rose Society; where he was once the Treasurer. He loved Rose's gardening, reading and collecting books and fine China. He was a lifetime learner. Frank loved being around children and teach them about many things.

Frank is survived by his brother, Matt (Angel) Sullivan, foster mother, Cathy Hamilton, foster sister, Kim Miller; foster step-nephew, Justin Chase and foster step niece, Emily Bridges.

He is preceded in death by his parents and aunts, Laura Hardy and Annette Flynn and foster grandmother, Arlene Kinch.

Private services will be held. Contributions may be made to the Cherry Capital Rose Society. Please visit to to sign the guest book, share memories and thoughts with the family.