HYDE PARK, N.Y. -- Joan M. Harden, 83, Hyde Park, died Saturday, Sept. 24.
She was born Feb. 22, 1933 in Racine, Wisc, the daughter of the late Michael and Edith Mikulecky Lewandowski. She worked for Central Hudson Gas & Electric Co. as a keypunch operator for 20 years until her retirement.
She is survived by her daughter, Patricia Harden; son, Steven Harden and his wife, Laurie; two granddaughters, Jessica and Danielle; two grandsons, Leo and Ryan; and four great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her former husband, Everett Harden; and sister, Carol.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital , PO Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142.