Paul E. Hartman, age 74, passed away 1:15 a.m. on April 21, 2018 at his residence in Cape Coral. FL. A longtime resident of Lima, Ohio, Paul previously resided at Indian Lake and Huntsville. He was born Sept. 5, 1943 in Lima, to William H. and Dorothy (Himmeger) Hartman, who preceded him in death. On Dec. 26, 1998 he married Theresa (Judkins) Hartman who survives him.
Mr. Hartman, an entrepreneur, was a veteran of his country and served in the United States Navy on the USS Saratoga and USS Enterprise. He was a member of the Eagles and Moose and a die-hard Cleveland Browns fan. Paul loved spending time with family, especially his grandchildren. Living on the water brought him such joy.
Paul is survived by four loving children, Paul E. Hartman, II (Elizabeth) of Pickerington, OH, Brad Hartman (Stacey) of Cridersville, OH, Kristin McDonald (Ryan) of Cridersville, OH and Kevin Gren of Wapakoneta, OH; four siblings, Betty Dahlke of Lima, OH, Nancy Schindler of Tampa, FL, William Hartman of Cincinnati, OH and Shirley Goodman of Lima, OH; six grandchildren, Julia, Alexandra, Derek, Ryan, Serenity and Rylee; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Paul was preceded in death by a brother, Nick Mumma.
Memorial services will be held noon Sat. June 2 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville with Pastor Kent Place officiating. The family will receive friends 9 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday.
Memorial contributions, in memory of Paul E. Hartman, can be made to The Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute of Ohio State University of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
Date: Saturday, June 2, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 11:30 am