Glen M. Hardister
As Glen M. Hardister, 60, laid down to sleep, the Lord said “Come with me, no more pain” on Sunday, February 25, 2018. Glen was a native and lifelong resident of the Peninsula.
Glen loved sports, especially the Baltimore Orioles, he recorded every game. At the age of 12, his little league baseball team went undefeated and he was chosen All Star catcher. He also played youth football on a team that was undefeated and unscored upon and was voted best running back in the league. He won Pass, Dribble and Shoot in Basksetball, and later wrestled for Tabb High School where he graduated in the class of 1975. Glen was a welder in the local shipyards and retired on Disability.
Glen was preceded in death by his mother, Levenna Hardister. He is survived by his father, Henry Hardister; his son Matthew Grives ( Aubrey) of Jacksonville, FL; three daughters, Elizabeth Feather (Denton) of Colorado Springs, CO, Hannah Drevyanko (Keith) of Newport News, Shawna Hardister (Jeff) of Virginia Beach; a brother Tim of Yorktown; 2 sisters, Robin of Yorktown, Penny Shannon of Virginia Beach and 9 grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 1:00 pm Wednesday, March 7, 2018, in the chapel of Amory Funeral Home, Grafton. Interment will follow in Peninsula Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6-7 pm on Tuesday, March 6, in the funeral home.
“Do not mourn for me, for I
have not left you.
Look in the eyes of my
Children and Grandchildren
you will find me there.”