Leo A. Hartmann 84 of Ilion passed away on Friday April 10, 2020 at St. Luke's Home in New Hartford.
Leo was born on January 21, 1936 in Mohawk, he was the son of Emil and Hertha (Schaffer) Hartmann. He was a 1954 graduate of Mohawk Schools and , following high school he joined the US Army, obtaining the rank of Sergeant. In 1962 he was united in marriage to, the former, Suzanne Phelps. Leo was a member of the Mohawk American Legion Post 25. He also coached little league and Babe Ruth baseball for many years and was past president of Babe Ruth. Leo was a diehard Boston Red Sox and Pittsburgh Steeler fan.
Leo is survived by his wife Sue; two children Craig and his wife Mary Beth and a Daughter Betsi Bentz and her husband Gregg; Four grandchildren Steven, Kyle, Kayla and Lucas and a great grandson Brayson
In keeping with Leo's wishes there are no public services.
Arrangements are with the Whiter-Hendrix Funeral Home Inc. in Ilion.
To send an online condolence please go to www.whiter-hendrix.com.
The Whiter Funeral Company was started in 1893 by H.A. Whiter and was originally located in Forestport, NY. Following a fire in Forestport, the family relocated in Ilion, and reopened the funeral home in the early 1900's.