Eva Hartman
Eva Hartman

VAN WERT — Eva Hartman, 104, died Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013 at 9:18 a.m. at Vancrest Healthcare Center, Van Wert.

She was born Jan. 1, 1909 in Van Wert County, the daughter of Adam and Susanna Palmer.

On June 22, 1937 she was married to Charles “Chod” Hartman who preceded her in death August 5, 1980.

She is survived by a nephew, Alan Palmer of both Tennessee and Florida.

She was preceded in death by two sisters Flo Owens and Ruth Langdon, and one brother, Vaughn Palmer.

Eva was a graduate of the former Ridge High School and Van Wert County Hospital School of Nursing. She worked at Van Wert County Hospital as Obstetrical Supervisor from 1933 until her retirement in 1973.

She had been an active member of the Bethel UM Church.

Funeral Services will be at noon Monday, Dec. 30, 2013 at Brickner Funeral Home with Pastor Greg Wack officiating. Burial will follow in Ridge Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until time of services.

Preferred Memorials are Donations to Bethel UM Church or the Van Wert Community Health Professionals Visiting Nurses.

Condolences may be left at www.bricknerfuneralhome.com or sent to bricknerfuneralhome@bright.net.