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MORTON - Frances E. Hartman, 79, of Morton, passed away at 6:35 a.m. Sunday, April 24, 2016, at Lutheran Hillside Village in Peoria.
She was born May 23, 1936, in Detroit, Ill., to William and Edith (Wheeler) Robinson. She married Edwin L. Hartman on June 15, 1957 in Peoria. He preceded her in death on Dec. 5, 1996. She also was preceded in death by one daughter, Susan in 1965; her parents; four brothers and one sister.
Surviving are her children, Larry (MaryJane) Hartman of Windber, Pa. and Jennifer (John) Carrillo of Morton; four grandchildren, Zachary, Eric, Sarah and Lucas; her siblings, James (Earline) Robinson of Glasgow, Ky., John Robinson of Alexis, Ill., Rosemary Robinson of Mt. Sterling, Ill.
Frances worked at Caterpillar for a short time as a secretary. Then she worked as a cashier at Thompson's Food Basket and Martins Grocery Store in Morton and John B Grocery in Peoria.
She was a member of the Red Hat Society.
She enjoyed flowers, sewing, gardening and most of all her family and "grandchildren".
Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday, April 29, 2016, at Knapp-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Morton, followed by a funeral service at 11 a.m., with Pastor Brock Winkler officiating. Burial will be in Goodfield-Congerville Apostolic Christian Cemetery in Congerville, Ill.

Memorials may be made to OSF Hospice or Alzheimer's Society.