Roman Harden

Obituary of Roman R. Harden

Roman R. Harden, 92, of Latrobe, passed away Wednesday, July 15, 2020 in Excela Health Latrobe Hospital. He was born April 15, 1928 in Frostburg, MD, a son of the late Charles and Bertha Harden. Prior to retirement, Roman was a furnace operator with Latrobe Foundry for over 20 years. He was a member of the Hope Evangelical Methodist Church in Youngstown, the Blairsville Fraternal Order of Eagles, the Sons of Columbus A and B Club, and the National Rifle Association. He was known as a kind hearted man who would do anything for anyone. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Ruby S. (Beeman) Harden, a son Charles Harden, and a sister Sally Gales. He is survived by six children: Rich Harden (Eleanor), Frank Harden (Cindy), Harold Harden (Julianne), Robin Evans (Greg), Jodie Lizza (Mike), and Victoria Howard (Steve), 12 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren, a daughter-in-law Kathleen Harden, a sister Mae LaRosa, and two brothers, Elwood Spataro (Carol) and Frank Spataro (Bernice). At Roman’s request, there will be no viewing or visitation and interment will be private. Memorial contributions may be made to Action for Animals, P.O. Box 814, Latrobe, PA 15650 or online at The Hartman-Graziano Funeral Home, Inc. in Latrobe has been entrusted with the arrangements. To post an online condolence, please visit
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