AUDREY J. HARTMAN AND FRANK F. HARTMAN VALPARAISO, IN Audrey, age 83, passed away on Saturday, March 2, 2013; and Frank, age 82, passed away on Monday, March 4, 2013, both at Avalon Springs Health Campus in Valparaiso. Audrey was born on February 17, 1930 in Goshen, IN to the late Ora E. and Cora A. (nee Aust) Leonard. Frank was born on July 9, 1930 in Elkhart, IN to the late Felix and Mary (nee Wlasits) Hartmann. Audrey and Frank lived in Valparaiso since 1970. She was formerly of Goshen, IN and he was formerly of South Bend, IN. They were married in 1951 in South Bend, IN and both members of St. Paul Catholic Church in Valparaiso. Audrey was a cafeteria employee for Valparaiso High School retiring after 19 years, member of the Teachers Union and PERF, and 1948 graduate of Goshen High School. Frank was a Quality Control Engineer for McGill Mfgr. retiring in 1993, a U.S. Army veteran serving from 1951 to 1953, member of American Legion Post #94, 3rd Degree Knights of Columbus Council #738, usher and money counter for many years for St. Paul Catholic Church, 1948 graduate of Elkhart High School, and 1969 graduate of Indiana University South Bend. Audrey and Frank are survived by children: Tom (Debra) Hartman of McHenry, IL, David (Kathy) Hartman of Valparaiso, IN, Nancy (Bob) Corcoran of LaCrosse, IN, Janet Arnold of Valparaiso, IN, Terrie (Brian) Hoeppner of Valparaiso, IN, and Laurie (Tom) Hallberg of Syracuse, IN; 16 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. Audrey is also survived by siblings: Donna Guyer of CO and Max (Shirley) Leonard of Goshen, IN. Audrey was preceded in death by parents; and brother, Carlton Leonard. Frank was preceded in death by parents; and sister, Joan Potochny. A Funeral Mass for Audrey and Frank will be held on Friday, March 8, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul Catholic Church, 1855 W. Harrison Blvd., Valparaiso, IN with Rev. Joseph Pawlowski officiating. Entombment of cremains, Graceland Cemetery, Valparaiso IN. Friends may call on Thursday, March 7, 2013 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Dykes Funeral Home, 2305 N. Campbell St., Valparaiso, IN and on Friday, March 8, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul Catholic Church. Memorials may be made to St. Paul Catholic School and VNA Hospice. Arrangements by Dykes Funeral Home, Inc. (219) 462-3125.
Published in The Times on Mar. 6, 2013