Patricia Ann (Koller) Hartman, 73, of Waterford, Mich., and formerly of Vermilion, died Saturday, Aug. 16, 2008, in Canterbury on the Lake Nursing Home in Waterford, Mich.
She was born Feb. 26, 1934, in Lorain, lived in Vermilion more than 50 years and in Huron from 1996.
She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Vermilion, where she sang in the choir and was active with the Catholic Ladies of Columbia. She enjoyed cooking, baking and traveling.
She is survived by her children, Paul Michael Hartman of White Lake, Michigan, John Patrick Hartman of Crown Point, Ind., and Lynn Ann Shaw of Greenville, S.C.; 11 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; a sister, Mary Lou Orians of Mount Dora, Fla.; and a brother, Adelbert Koller of Santa Maria, Calif.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John C. Hartman, on June 24, 2005; her parents, Rudolph and Yolanda "Julie" (Urban) Koller; and her brothers, Rudy and John Koller.
Friends may call 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at Riddle Funeral Home, 5345 South St., Vermilion, where closing prayers will be said at 9:30 a.m. Thursday followed by a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary Catholic Church, 731 Exchange St., Vermilion. The Rev. Jim Holmer will be the celebrant. Interment will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Vermilion.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary Catholic Church, 731 Exchange St., Vermilion, OH 44089 and Ohio Extended Care Center - Lighthouse Wing, 3364 Kolbe Road, Lorain, OH 44053.
Condolences may be made at riddlefuneralhome.com.