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“Henry Benjamin Hardin was born March 11, 1962 in Dayton, Ohio, to Nellie F. Kinnard and Henry B Holt.  Henry, a Trotwood High School graduate, and retiree of the University of Dayton, passed away unexpectedly on April 2, 2022 at the age of 60.  Henry was preceded in death by his wife Emilie,  sister Andrea Hardin, grandparents Johnnie Mae Patterson, Ernest Holt, Bessie Tory Hardin, uncle Eddie Hardin, Sr., niece Cassidy Boling, and his favorite cousins, Jeffery Holt and Leon Martin.

Henry, who particularly enjoyed the company of his pets, leaves to cherish his memory;  two daughters Raven and Rachel Hardin, and two sons Matthew Tilley and Ravon Hardin, all of Dayton Ohio, parents Nellie Kinnard and Henry (Lillie) Holt; sisters Tracye Hardin,  Laura Hardin, Michelle (Bryan) Donaldson, and Marcia (James) Nelson, brothers Mark (Anna) Hardin, and Andre (Angie) Hardin, grandchildren Raylynn Arnold, Aaron Hardin, Ayla Lovelee Tilley, Annia Belle Tilley, and Jay-von Hardin, his favorite aunts Rebecca (Danny) McGuire and Irene Hardin, favorite uncles Mose (Tommie) Hardin and Samuel Hardin, in addition to a host of cousins, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.”

Memorial Service - 11:00 a.m., Monday, April 11, 2022 at W.E. Lusain Funeral Home, 2060 Germantown Street, Dayton, Ohio 45417.

Professional services entrusted to W.E. Lusain Funeral Home and Crematory.

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