Richie loved Roane

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By Cindy Simpson

He was a Yankee, a former New York City cop. But when Richard Hadorn Sr. fell in love with Roane County, people responded in kind. Hadorn, who died recently, quickly became part of the community, making friends at the Rockwood Civitan Club, trying out different church families and visiting with employees at Tractor Supply Co., Kroger, Valley Farmers Co-op and elsewhere. He moved to the Eagle Furnace area outside of Rockwood in February. What Hadorn and his wife, Nancy, were the welcoming people they met.

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