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Kenneth F. Hartman Kenneth F. Hartman

Kenneth F. Hartman

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

of Alburtis

Kenneth F. Hartman, 66, of Alburtis, died peacefully Feb. 7, 2018, in Lehigh Valley Hospital surrounded by his family. He was the husband of Joanne P. (McIlmoyle) Hartman. They were married for 44 years. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Herman and Florence (Nugent) Hartman.

He attended Father Judge High School, Philadelphia and Villanova University.

The first half of his career he worked in various sales positions, earning national sales manager with Pac Tec electronics manufacturer and later worked for FIBA Technologies, East Greenville, for 21 years.

He enjoyed the ocean, music, collecting books, woodworking, doing crossword puzzles, making others laugh and spending time with the people he loved.

He was an avid Philadelphia Eagles fan and witnessed their 2018 Super Bowl victory.

He loved the Lord Jesus Christ and enjoyed sharing his testimony.

He is survived by his wife; daughter, Jennifer and her husband Kyle Moccia, of Washington, D.C.; son, Michael and his wife Jingwen, of Hazlet, N.J.; sisters, Holly Strzempek, of Wayne and Marlene Calzetta, of Monterey, Calif.; grandson, Miles and two others on the way. He was predeceased by sisters, Donna Marie Solari and Frances Kay.

Contributions may be made to USO (P.O. Box 96860, Washington, D.C. 20077) or to Faith Church, 18106.

A memorial service will be held 10:30 a.m. Feb. 17 in Faith Church, 6528 Hamilton Blvd., Allentown. Visitation will be held 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the church. Arrangements were made by the Schantz Funeral Home, P.C., Emmaus.