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Verlon “Scotty” Harder, age 57, of Mammoth Cave, KY  departed this life on Thursday, October 6, 2022, at his residence. The Jefferson County native was born on February 12, 1965, to the late Murl Dale and Roxie Maxine Oaks Harder.

Verlon was a carpenter who enjoyed fishing, was very mechanically inclined, and  had a fascination with astronomy and outer space. He was of the Christian faith.

He leaves to honor his memory his three children, Malena Catherine Ward of Brownsville, Verlon Harder (Julie) of Bee Spring, and Paul Scott Harder of Brownsville; seven grandchildren, Garrett and Hadley Sowders, Bane and Electra Ward, Patriot Harder, Samuel Beau, and Ava Scout Harder; a brother, Eugene Harder of Indianapolis, Indiana; and also a niece and nephew, Brittany and Eric Harder.

There are no services scheduled at this time. Arrangements by Patton Funeral Home Brownsville Chapel

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