OBITUARY: Rev Dr Russell Hardiman remembered as significant faith educator
Rev Dr Russell Hardiman with Pro-Vice Chancellor Dr Selma Alliex. Photo: Supplied.
By Amanda Murthy
Rev Dr Russell Hugh Hardiman will be remembered as an incredibly hardworking, talented, generous, jovial and dedicated priest by all who loved him.
After 52 years of serving in the Diocese of Bunbury and Archdiocese of Perth, where he provided outstanding pastoral care, along with a vibrant academic contribution, Rev Dr Hardiman passed away on 19 January due to a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. He was 75 years old.
Born on 3 March 1943 in Leonora to Hugh and Agatha Hardiman, Rev Dr Hardiman enrolled into the St