The death occurred at the Western Hospital, Alberton, on
Monday, March 6, 2023, of Cora Anna Hardy, of Riverview Drive,
Cascumpec, age 79 years. Beloved wife of the late Eldon Emmerson
Hardy, who predeceased her on May 12, 2019. Born at Hills River, PEI,
on December 11, 1943, she was the daughter of the late Willard Seth
and Ruth Georgina (nee Matthews) Coughlin.
Loving mother to Pam (Wayne) Gamester, of Calgary, and Gary
Hardy, of Charlottetown. Cherished grandmother to Chelsa Gamester
(Tanner Gulash), and Emily (Scott) Van Melsen, of Calgary. Caring
great-grandmother to Rey. Dear sister to Lynn (Gordon) Adams, of
Alberton, Angela (Wade) MacDonald, of Brooklyn, Cindy (Lennie) Gillis,
of Stratford, Janet Coughlin Cameron, of Summerside, Alexis (Jimmy)
Hardy, of Alberton, and Kent (Charlotte) Coughlin, of Brooklyn. She is
also survived by sisters-in-law, Betty Coughlin, of Alberton, Dorothy
Gray, of Ontario, and by a brother-in-law, Vernon Hardy of Elmsdale.
She will be sadly missed by her many nieces, nephews, relatives, and
She was predeceased by siblings, Roger, Wade, and Mona (late
Resting at the Rooney Funeral Home and Chapel, Alberton.
Visitation Friday from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Funeral on Saturday morning
from the E. Gerald Rooney Memorial Chapel, at 10:30 a.m., Rev. Sheila
McCrae-MacCallum officiating. Interment later in Hillcrest Cemetery,
As an expression of sympathy, memorials to Hillcrest Cemetery
or to the PEI Humane Society would be gratefully
PLEASE NOTE: This will be a scent free visitation and funeral.
The funeral will be live streamed on the Rooney Funeral Home Facebook
page, beginning at 10:30 a.m.