HARTMAN, Chester "Ches" Robert  -  It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ches Hartman.

Ches passed peacefully, on Thursday, May 7, 2020 at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Port Perry, in his 94th year.

Born on September 5, 1926 in Beaverlodge, Alberta.

Ches was predeceased by his parents, Roy Robert Hartman and Mary Ester (nee Miller), his spouse Jean Audrey (nee) LaMash, his brother Allid.

Ches will be dearly missed by his son, Robert Hartman, daughter-in-law Mary-Anne (nee Gallagher), his grandchildren Laura and Matthew and his niece, nephews, sister-in-laws and brother-in-laws.  Ches was a WWII veteran who served in the Canadian Military from 1945-1970.

He served in Europe and Canada during WWII, the Belgian Congo with the United Nations, Alert and other regions of Canada.

After he retired from the military he worked as a Communication Consultant for the Federal Government until his final retirement

A huge thank you to the staff of the Lakeridge Health Centre in Port Perry for their care and support. 

A celebration of Ches’s life will be held at a future date.  

If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Uxbridge Scugog New Animal Shelter or the Port Perry Hospital Foundation.

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