|Donald R. Hartley, 95 of Bloomington, IL, passed away Wednesday January 9, 2013, 3:00 am at Heritage Manor in Bloomington, IL. He was born in Fairview Township, IL on March 13, 1917 the son of Bernard and Bertha Rodgers Hartley. He married Maxine Price on August 12, 1971 in Rock Island, IL. She preceded him on July 24, 2007.
He is survived by two daughters Michelle Davis of Davenport, IA, and Vicki Stegall of Betendorf, IA; two stepchildren Linda (Rick) Simmons of Bloomington, IL and Jim (Cheryl) Price of Peoria, AZ; grandchildren, step grandchildren, and step great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, 1 sister (Mary Moshier).
He served in the US Air Force from 1942-1946. He worked for many years as a teacher, in several districts including Galesburg, Elmwood, Farmington and the Quad Cities, before retiring to Sun City, FL. He enjoyed golfing in Sun City for 20 years. He moved to Bloomington in 2004.
Graveside service will be Wednesday January 16, 2013, 12:00 pm at the Abingdon Cemetery. There is no visitation. Memorials may be made to the donors choice. Please sign the online guestbook at www.cormanmh.com. Corman Memorial Home Avon is in charge of the arrangements.