Paul E. Hardesty, age 69, of Auburn, AL (formerly of Middlefield), peacefully passed away Wednesday, May 26th, 2021 at the East Alabama Medical Center in Opelika while being surrounded by his loving family. He was born on July 20th, 1951 to the late Leroy and Grace (Cravens) Hardesty. Paul later married Shirley Detweiler on September 18th, 1975.
Paul will be deeply missed by: his loving wife of 45 years, Shirley A. Hardesty; sons, Jayson (Meghan) Hardesty; Jedadia Hardesty; daughter, Samantha Royer; 10 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; 1 brother; 2 sisters; and many friends.
He is preceded in death by: his parents.
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE HELD AT 11:00 A.M., SATURDAY, JUNE 5TH, 2021 AT BEST FUNERAL HOME, 15809 MADISON RD., MIDDLEIELD, OH 44062. Family and friends will be received Friday evening, June 4th from 5:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Paul’s final resting place will be in Overlook Cemetery, Parkman, OH.
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