Hartman , Raymond E. 69
Raymond E. Hartman, 69, of New Eagle, died Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, in Monongahela Valley Hospital. Born Dec. 26, 1943, in Monongahela, he was the son of the late William and Mary (Lofink) Hartman. Ray worked for many years as a crane man for National Tube in McKeesport and most recently worked as a painter around the valley. He served in the U.S. Navy stationed on a destroyer escort. Surviving are a son and daughter-in-law, Raymond and Kathy Hartman of Stockdale; a daughter, Debora Thomas of Eighty Four; a brother, George Hartman of New Eagle; five grandchildren, Alexis and Thomas Kalvesmaki, Jessan and Julie Jefferies and Samuel Rice. Preceding him in death were two brothers, Thomas and Joseph Hartman; and a sister, Harriet Kerfonta. At Ray's request, services will be private and held at the convenience of the family. The MARSHALL MARRA FUNERAL HOME, 216 Chess St., Monongahela, 724-258-6767, marshallmarrafuneralhome.com, is in charge of the arrangements.