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Hartman (AP)
todd r. hartman

Posted on Oct. 8, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

May 24, 1966 - Oct. 2, 2013

INDIANAPOLIS — Todd Richard Hartman, 47, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013, at St. Vincent’s Hospital.

He was born May 24, 1966, in Elkhart.

He was preceded in death by his father, Richard D. Hartman of Fort Wayne.

Todd was employed by the State of Indiana for nine years. He started Hartman Heating and Cooling Services of Northern Indiana, located in Lakeville.

He was befriended by many customers and loved by his extended family.

One of his greatest joys in his life was the time he spent with his German shepherd, Emmy. She served her master with joy and happiness while assisting and accompanying Todd in his daily activities.

Todd is survived by his parents, Leland and Devonna (Gregory-Hartman) Sanders of North Manchester; sister Barbara Cassel-Braden (Larry Braden) of Fort Wayne; stepbrothers Scott Sanders (Isabel) of San Antonio and Robert Sanders of Longmont, Colo.; nephews Cory (Lindsey) Cassel of Bluffton, Rob Sanders of Longmont and Aaron Cassel of Fort Wayne; a niece, Hailey Cassel of Bluffton; as well as closest friends Kyle (Jessica) Good, along with their sons, Darren and Nicholas, and David Metzger and Cathy Wier.

A memorial service will be at a later date.