Dorothy H. Hartman (nee Schmidt), 100, a 52-year resident of Oak Park, died on Aug. 31, 2015 in her home. Born in Madison, Wisconsin to the late Otto and Anna (nee Wilhelm) Schmidt, she was a longtime member of, and volunteer at, Ascension Church, where she was a member of the choir. 

Dorothy Hartman is survived by her children, Jeanne Hartman and John (Laurie) Hartman, and her grandchild, John Christopher Hartman. She was preceded in death by John L. Hartman, her husband of 40 years, and her siblings, Helen (the late Dean) Loftus, Genevieve (the late Marshall) Winter, Irvin (the late Libby) and Robert Schmidt. 

Visitation took place on Sept. 3 at Oak Park’s Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home, 203 S. Marion St. A funeral Mass was celebrated on Sept. 4 at Ascension Church, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery.

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