In Memory of



Obituary for James Hardy

James Edward Hardy departed this earthly life on May 20, 2022 in Yonkers,

New York. James was the son of Annie Mae Hardy Dessesow and Clinton

Boone who both preceded him in death. He was born in Bertie County, North

Carolina on March 17, 1952.

At a very early age James' family moved to North Tarrytown, New York. His

formal school education began when his family moved to Yonkers, NY and he

attended Yonkers Public School District. After graduating high school James

Edward enrolled in Mercy College.

James worked in North Tarrytown [now Sleepy Hollow] at Mallory Battery


James Edward loved being with his family, especially at family reunions. He

also enjoyed having Sunday and holiday dinners with his Aunt Hazel and her family.

James Edward was preceded in death by his older sister Linda Adams of

Washington DC. He Leaves to cherish his loving memory three nieces, China,

Carmelita and Camillia of Maryland; four Aunts, Ernestine Baskerville of

Baltimore, MD, Hazel Anderson of Yonkers, NY, Elizabeth Brooks of

Washington, DC, and Edna Warren of Elmsford, NY; a host of cousins and

many friends.

A special smile a special face,

In our hearts a special place.

Memories are a gift to treasure,

Ours of you will last forever.