HardwickOct. 19, 1951- Feb. 9, 2013 OKLAHOMA CITY Paula was born in Montgomery, Alabama to Thomas and Mary Marcella (Rolin) Yadack She graduated from Southeast High School and completed her Bachelor's and Master's Degrees from the University of Oklahoma. She attended the University of Washington for her Ph.D. Paula was a medical transcriptionist at Oklahoma City Clinic and McBride Clinic. She was preceded in death by her father Thomas Yadack. She is survived by her mother Mary Yadack, her son Jerry Hardwick, two grandchildren Spencer and Sydni, and three sisters Nancy and husband David Marler, Alberta Yadack, Frances and husband JR Daniels, and several nieces and nephews.Paula was loved dearly by those who knew her and will be greatly missed. She deeply enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her son and grandchildren. Paula was a very talented artist. Her family will cherish her paintings forever. Paula was very involved in her Round Table Support Group.In lieu of flowers you may send donations to: The Peggy and Charles Stephenson Oklahoma Cancer Center, 800 NE 10th St., OKC, OK 73104 or , 6525 N. Meridian, Suite 110, OKC, OK 73116.

Published in The Oklahoman on Mar. 1, 2013