Ex-Aurora Councilwoman, UMC founder

Private family services took place for Jeanne A. Hartman, 88, of Madison, who died July 4, 2014 at Madison Healthcare. Born April 22, 1926 in Cleveland to William and Gladys (Kerst) Anthony, she married William C. Hartman on Aug. 17, 1946.

She was a bank teller, secretary, Aurora Councilwoman and a founding member of Aurora United Methodist Church. She enjoyed bowling, gardening and traveling.

Survivors include her husband of 67 years; sons Randy (Brenda) Hartman and Gary Hartman; daughters Leslie (Tom) Cofojohn and Julie Hartman; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Robert Anthony and daughter-in-law Terry (Hutkin) Hartman.

The Behm Family Funeral Home in Madison handled arrangements. Contributions can be made to Crossroads Hospice, 9775 Rockside Road, Suite 270, Valley View 44125.

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