Irene Rutkowski Hardister, 82, of Rolesville, passed away on Monday, August 24, 2015. She was born in Ohio, the daughter of the late John and Mary Rutkowski and was a retired registered nurse.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 o’clock Saturday morning, August 29, 2015 at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church, 520 W. Holding Ave., Wake Forest, NC 27587.
Mrs. Hardister is survived by her husband, Joseph E. Hardister; children, Karen Sue Phares and husband, Cliff, of Orange, TX, Lynn Marie Mizelle and husband, Danny Slye, of Charleston, SC, Mary Patricia Burkhart and husband, Scott, of Loveland, CO, David Joseph Hardister and wife, Deborah, of Youngsville, Steven Scott Hardister, of Rolesville, and Paul Anthony Hardister of Pasadena, CA; grandchildren, Corrie, Benjamin, Jonathan, Christine, Jeremy, Megan, Josiah, Ryan, Emily and Stephanie and great-grandchildren, Jude and Luke. She was preceded in death by her grandson, Gregory A. Mizell, Jr.
Memorial contributions may be made to your favorite charity.
A service of Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center. (919-556-5811)