Gary Hartwell


Gary LaVern Hartwell, 59, of Hayden, died at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 9, 2016, at his residence.

Survivors include sons, Lee Hartwell and Shane (Suzette) Hartwell of Terre Haute; daughters, Sheila Hartwell of North Vernon, Stacey Giddens of Butlerville and Stevie (Dan) Creech of Ranger, Texas; his mother, Minnie (Albert) Waltermire of North Vernon; his companion, Cindy Keown of Hayden; a brother, Harold Hartwell of Osgood; sisters, Frances (Jack) Sandlin of North Vernon, Sandra (Keith) Conrad of Elizabethtown, Marilyn Brooks and Tressa (Rob) Tillett, both of Scipio; and 11 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father, Harold Hartwell.

Funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday at Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services in North Vernon, with calling from 10 a.m. until service time Thursday. Burial will be at Baldwin Cemetery in Vernon.

Memorials may be made through the funeral home for expenses.