Leroy Hartmann (85) of St. Peter


Published on April 28 2012 5:31 pm

Leroy Hartmann, 85 of St. Peter, died at 3:10 AM Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at Friendship Manor, St. Elmo.

Funeral services, officiated by Rev. William Emrick, are 11 AM Saturday, April 14, 2012 at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, St. Peter with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Visitation is 2 hours prior to service at church. Memorials are requested to St. Peter’s First Responders, St. Peter Lutheran Church, or Friendship Manor Alzheimer’s Unit.

Leroy was born on November 17, 1926 in Fayette Co., IL the son of Adolph and Ella (Hollmann) Hartmann. He married Doris W. Oertwig on October 23, 1949 at Vandalia, IL and she preceded him in death on August 22, 1997.  He was a retired farmer and member of the St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, St. Peter. He loved living the farm life with his wife and children.

He is survived by his sons; Glen (wife, Joyce) and Leland all of St. Peter, daughter; Joann (husband, Robert) Carpenter of St. Peter, grandson; Nathan Carpenter of Champaign, and sister in law; Rachel Hartmann.

In addition to his wife he is preceded in death by his parents and brother; Eric Hartmann.