Dorothy Ruth Hartman, a resident of Eagan, formerly of Richfield and Park Rapids, entered eternal peace Tuesday morning, June 10, 2014, at her home in Eagan, with her loving family present at her side.
Born in Jamestown, N.D., June 21, 1921, Dorothy was the daughter to Harry and Sadie (Colling) Olson.
Meeting the love of her life at a friend's home in Minneapolis, Dorothy married Harold Hartman, Sept. 8, 1951 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, in Waconia. They were blessed with four children, Patricia, Charles, Doug and Sara.
Left to honor Dorothy's life and mourn the death is her husband of 62 years, Harry Hartman; children, Pat (Jerry) Burke, Doug (Lynn) Hartman, Sara (Rick) Griep; grandchildren, Brian (Amy) Glidden, Eric (Naomi) Glidden, Jacob Hartman, Darcy Hartman, Emily Griep, Allison Griep, Amanda Griep; great-grandchildren, Mikaela and Eliana; sister, Helen Stone; sister-in-law, Virgil Olson; other relatives and wonderful friends.
Preceded in death and there to welcome Dorothy home in heaven is her son, Charles (Linda) Hartman; parents; sisters, Bernice (Richard) Helfenstein, Genevieve (Howard) Hunerberg; brother, Harry Olson; brother-in-law, Jim Stone.
Mass of Christian Burial: 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 17 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church 3535 72nd Street East, Inver Grove Heights.
Visitation: starting at 9:30 a.m. at the church on Tuesday.
Interment: at a later date at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis.
Urn bearers: her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, with Brian Glidden carrying her urn.
Ballard-Sunder Funeral Home and Cremation, Prior Lake Chapel, proudly served the Hartman family. www.ballardsunderfuneral.com.