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Harding Funeral Home
Monday December 31st, 2018
10:00am - 11:00am

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Memorial Service

Harding Funeral Home
Monday December 31st, 2018

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Nina Harwi

Nina L. Harwi, 84, a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother of Slatington, passed away on Tuesday, December 25, 2018 at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest.  She was the wife of the late Robert J. “Skip” Harwi, who passed away in 2016.  Born in Palmerton, she was the daughter of the late Howard and Mary (Kleintop) Wentz.   Nina was employed for the State of Pennsylvania working as a claim’s adjustor for the unemployment office.   Prior to that, she worked briefly for the former Siegel’s in Palmerton.   She was a member of Friedens UCC, Slatington.  She enjoyed many trips to the local casinos.

She is survived by a s son: Robert J. Harwi II, and wife Cindy of Fleetwood; Daughters: Cynthia L. wife of Randy A. Biege, Slatington, Cathi J. Zellner, Whitehall, Lisa A. and fiancé Dennis H. Laudenslager, Allentown;11 Grandchildren and 7 soon to be 8 Great Grandchildren; Brothers: Richard Wentz of NC, William Wentz of Lehighton.  She was pre-deceased by a granddaughter Amanda Mack and sisters Nancy Lowright and Barbara Hudson

A memorial service will be held at 11 A.M. on Monday, December 31, 2018 at Harding Funeral Home, 25-27 N. Second St, Slatington.   Calling hour 10 to 11 A.M. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory can be made to Friedens UCC, 7227 PA Rt 873, Slatington, 18080.

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Cindy, Bob, and family, Sorry to hear of the passing of one so dear to you. May she rest in peace forever more.

Susan Wanamaker Dec 30 2018 12:00 AM

Nina, You will always remain in my heart...your smiling eyes and loving smile were always infectious. You will be missed dearly! Sincerest sympathy to my BFF Cathi and the whole Harwi family. ...With love, Marianne & Greg

Dec 27 2018 12:00 AM

Mom,      What a great christmas gift from god to bring you home on Jesus's birthday to be with Dad and all our loved ones already in heaven.  You will be missed by all of us.  I will make sure Isabell knows who you and dad are as I know you will both see her and watch over her from heaven.  Rest in Peace

Lisa Harwi Dec 27 2018 12:00 AM

Our deepest condolences to Nina's family.  I spent so much time with Cathi at their house, Nina became my 2nd mom.  I loved this kind, sweet lady.  Always a smile on her face & a hug. Nina, I still have some cards here to send you. May you now rest & heal.  You will be with your loving husband once again. You will be missed dearly...I love you!

Marianne & Greg Sheckler Dec 26 2018 12:00 AM