Richard A. ‘Dick’ Hartman

Richard A. "Dick" Hartman, 62, of Muskego, was born into eternal life Saturday, Dec. 23, 2006.

Dick was an employee at General Electric-Hotpoint for 26 years and at Generac for nine years. He was an accordionist in The Dick Hartman Orchestra for almost 40 years.

Dick is survived by his sisters, Kathy (Allan) Albrecht and Jean (Robert) Rehse; his niece, Laurie (Tou Xue) Lor; and his nephews, Scott Albrecht, Brian Rehse and David (Tanya) Rehse. He is further survived as the great-uncle of Savanah Rehse, Michael Lor and Julia Lor, and will be missed by many other friends and relatives.

He is preceded in death by his parents Clarence and Esther (nee Tess) Hartman.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. funeral service today, Dec. 28, at Hartson Funeral Home, 11111 W. Janesville Road, Hales Corners. The family will hold a private interment.

Hartson Funeral Home of Hales Corners, (414) 425-9797, is serving the family.

"Dick will be playing polkas in heaven."