Kristen Hardman of Hot Sulphur Springs, Colo., died on April 5, 2012 at St Anthony's hospital in Denver due to complications during surgery.
Kristen was born in Price on May 4, 1972. She was very talented in music and dance. She was in The Nonstop Dance Company and they performed all over Utah for various events. She was also the head of the drill team at her high school and did all the choreography for them and later taught dance classes at Linda Johnstun's School of Dance. She was also an excellent clarinet player in the school band, and also learned to play the piano.
Kristen graduated in 1990 from Carbon High school in Price and attended some college at the College of Eastern Utah.
She joined the Church of Christ of Latter-day Saints when she was a teenager, and was always very active with it. She married Craig Hardman on June 27, 1991, they had four children Conor, 19, Korianne, 17, Matthew, 12, and Noah, 7. Kristen was a homemaker, but also worked at the Safeway bakery and later started a cleaning company.
She is survived by her husband and children, her parents William and Margie Schade, Granby, Colo. Her grandparents Norm and Dorothy Curtis, Her sister Karen( Yaro) Smolira, Hot Sulphur Springs, Colo., brother Nick Schade, numerous uncles, aunts, nieces and nephews.
There will be a viewing at the Church of Christ of Latter-day Saints Tuesday, April 10 from 6:30 - 8 p.m. The funeral will be held Wednesday, April 11 at the Convention Center at the Inn at Silvercreek at 4 p.m. and a graveside service at the Cliffview Cemetery in Price on Friday April 13 at 2 p.m. Arrangements entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Home of Price.