LITCHFIELD, IL - Richard William Hartke, 79, died at 2:49 a.m. on Saturday, May 31, 2014.
He is survived by his wife, Bonnie J. Hartke of Litchfield; one son, Travis W. Hartke of Boise, Idaho; two stepsons, Kevin (Tracy) Niemann and Brian (Penny) Niemann, all of Litchfield; two daughters, Debbie (Kenneth) Claytor of Sugar Land, Texas and Karla (Bill) Smith; one stepdaughter, Dawn (Jeff) Wheat; mother-in-law, Betty Dickey, all of Litchfield; two sisters, Marilyn Niehaus, of Litchfield and Linda (Berl) Jacobsen of Colgate, Wis.; six grandchildren; eight step-grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and a daughter, Pamela J. Coatney.
Funeral services: 10 a.m. on Wednesday, June 4, 2014, at Trinity Lutheran Church in rural Litchfield with burial at Elmwood Cemetery in Litchfield.
Visitation: 4-8 p.m. on Tuesday at Plummer Funeral Home in Litchfield.