Francis “Frank” Hartman, 82, of Carbondale, passed away on Friday, March 20, 2015 at Heartland Regional Medical Center.
Frank was born on March 16, 1933 in Benton. He married Juanita Reed in 1978 in Marion. She survives of Carbondale.
Frank was a Chief Petty Officer and a court reporter in the US Navy. He worked at SIU for 35 years in management. Frank loved to fish, enjoyed working with horses and hunting pheasant and quail.
Survives include: Wife-Juanita Hartman of Carbondale; Children: Kathleen and Joe Cusimo of NV, David Hartman of Oregon; Step-son-Alan Hunt of NV; Three grandchildren; Niece-Paula Atlers of West Frankfort
He was preceded in death by his parents; step daughter, Rebecca Buchanan and sister, Virginia Dinkins
Memorial services will be held on Monday, March 23, 2015 at 2 p.m. at Blue Funeral Home in Goreville with Rev. Jason Forby officiating. Visitation will also be on Monday, from 1 p.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.
Memorial donations are suggested to the donor’s choice and will be accepted at Blue Funeral Home/ PO Box 411/ Marion, IL 62959. For more information or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit www.bluefuneralhome.com