William Hartmann passed away following a long illness at 4:05 a.m. on Sunday, July 20, 2014, at his home in Cadiz.
William was born Dec. 16, 1917, in St. Louis, Mo., to Charles Hull Hartmann and Lydia Fredericka Nottebrok Hartmann.
William Hartmann was a member of Rockcastle United Methodist Church. He was a retired commander and pilot of the United States Navy having served 22 years of service and later retired from Hollander & Co. in St. Louis, Mo.
William was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Lydia Hartmann.
He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Kathryn Hartmann of Cadiz; two sons, Mark Hartmann of Boca Raton, Fla. and Rodney and Kathy Huffman of Kelso, Mo.; one daughter, Kathy Sue Bonnell of Orlando, Fla.; and seven grandchildren, Victoria Lynn, Carley Nicole, Joshua, Jordan, Dalton, Austin and Matthew.
Memorial donations may be made to: Pennyroyal Hospice, 220 Burley Ave., Hopkinsville, KY 42240.