Joseph "Joe" Robert Hartley
Joe passed away Sunday, November 13, 2011, following an unexpected illness, with his family at his side. He was born June 25, 1931 in Portland, Indiana to the late Alton Hartley and Josephine (Norris) Hartley.
Joe is survived by his wife of 60 years, Louise (Logan) Hartley; children Karen Cotner (Stephen) of Vincennes, IN and Gregory Hartley of West Chester, PA and Lynn (Goodman) Hartley (deceased); brother Howard Hartley of Columbus, OH and sister Ann Malcolm (James) of Sarasota, Florida. Grandchildren: Jennifer and Matthew Cotner of Fishers, IN; Jonathan, Carolyn and Ryan Hartley of West Chester, PA; and Michael Goodman of Panama City Beach, FL.
Joseph Hartley, PhD was a retired, professor of Finance in the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University (1957-1996). He served as Vice-President and Dean for Academic Affairs of the Indiana University System (1965-1972) and Editor, IU Business Horizons Magazine (1954-1988). He loved teaching, mentoring and challenging the minds of his students and received numerous awards.
He served in the United States Air Force, Air Material Command Headquarters as a 1st Lieutenant and Captain in the Air Force Reserve.
A private celebration of his life will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Indiana Chapter of the American Heart Association. You are invited to visit http://www.leppertmortuary.com to sign the guestbook or make memorial contributions to American Heart Association 6100 W 96th St # 200, Indianapolis, IN 46278. Arrangements entrusted to Leppert Mortuary, Smith Carmel Chapel .