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David Alan Hartman

March 28, 1945 — July 29, 2023


David Alan Hartman passed away on July 29, 2023 at the age of 78 in Wausau, WI. Dave was born in Lincoln, NE on March 28, 1945 to Victor and Olga (Hoemann) Hartman and farmed in Seward County NE until the age of 21.

having been baptized, confirmed, and married at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church (Zion) Marysville Nebraska, Dave graduated from Zion Lutheran School ('59), Seward High School ('63), Concordia teachers' college, Seward ('69), AND Concordia River Forrest ('76).

God blessed the 53 year marriage of Davis and Marlys (Haak) Hartman with three children and 8 grandchildren. God blessed David with 34 years in the teaching ministry at Wyneken Memorial Lutheran School of Decatur IN; Redeemer Lutheran School of Flint MI; and Trinity Lutheran School of Wausau WI; also blessed with work at East Bay in Wausau. Along with family gatherings, Dave enjoyed his church family; continued friendships with the international students of NTC; and many hours of volunteer work in the Wausau community. Blessed again and again!

David is survived by his wife Marlys of Wausau, son Paul and Elisa (Freudenburg) Hartman of Wausau WI (grandchildren Ryan, Rachel and Nathan) son Michael and Anne (Fawcett) Hartman of Eau Claire WI (grandchildren William, Jack, and Emma and Nathan Koch of Milwaukee) Daughter Jana (Hartman) and Matthew Woodruff of Meridian ID (grandchildren Peyten and Kelsey). Other family members include brother Harv and Carolyn Hartman and their family in Houston TX, cousins from the Hartman, Hoemann and Mahler families, and in-laws from the Haak family.

A worship service of praise and thanksgiving for God's many blessing of grace and mercy will be held at St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 600 Stevens Drive, Wausau Wi, where Dave and Marlys have been members since 2003. On Monday, August 7th 2023 visitation will begin at 10:30 AM until the time of service at 11:30 AM. Luncheon will follow in the fellowship hall.

The lieu of flowers please consider your donation to Camp Luther.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Service

Monday, August 7, 2023

11:30am - 12:30 pm (Central time)

Saint Mark's Lutheran Church

600 Stevens Dr, Wausau, WI 54401


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