We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Wilbert Hartman

A funeral service will be held Tuesday, April 1, 2014 for 89 year old Wilbert Hartman of Chester, IL who died Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Memorial Hospital in Chester, IL.

Wilbert was born December 24, 1924 in Bremen, IL, the son of the late Henry and Bertha (Schultz) Hartman. He married Evelyn Blair on December 18, 1952 in Sparta, IL and she survives of Chester, IL.

Also surviving are five children, Betty Towne of Grand Prairie, TX, Mark Hartman of Irving, TX and Larry Hartman, Charles Hartman and Vernon Hartman all of Chester, IL. Two half-brothers, Earl Hartman of Ellis Grove, IL and Paul Hartman of Chester, IL. Two half-sisters, Alma Wahl of Ellis Grove, IL and Louis Vansant of Sparta, IL. 12 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren along with nieces, nephews, cousins and friends survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, one sister-in-law and two nephews.

Visitation will be after 8:30am Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at St. John Lutheran Church in Bremen, IL.

A funeral service for 89 year old Wilbert Hartman will be held at 11am Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at St. John Lutheran Church in Bremen, IL with Rev. Carla Rush officiating.

Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Memorials can be made to the church or to the cemetery.

The Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL is in charge of the arrangements.