Kenneth W. Hartman Wednesday, December 1, 1937 - Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Kenneth w. Hartman, 79, of Short Gap, died Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.

Born December 1, 1937 in Cumberland, he was the son of the late Cullom and Opal (Pigott) Hartman.

He was also preceded in death by his son, Michael W. Hartman; two brothers, Harry C. Hartman, Sr. and Calvin J. Hartman; three sisters, Roberta Baker, Mary Cheeks, and Neva Hartman; and, his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Troy and Elma Taylor.

Mr. Hartman was a graduate of Ridgeley High School and attended West Virginia University.

He had been a truck tire builder at the Kelly-Springfield Tire Company.

Mr. Hartman was a member of Graceland Baptist Church, Davis Lodge #51, A.F. & A.M., and the Horseshoe Hunting Club. He had also served in the National Guard.

Survivors include his wife, Peggy (Taylor) Hartman; four daughters, Cindy Hoover, Inwood, Diana Long and husband Bill, Slanesville, Debra Merritt and husband Bradley, Augusta, and Cathy Long and husband John, Romney; one brother, Carl Hartman, Montrose; 10 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, three nephews, five nieces, and his beloved dog, Sadie.

Friends will be received at the Upchurch Funeral Home, Inc., Route 28, Fort Ashby, on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM.

The funeral service will be held on Saturday at 1 PM in Graceland Baptist Church, with Pastor Dan Twigg, officiating. The family will receive friends an hour prior to the service.

Interment will be in Fort Ashby Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Graceland Baptist Church, 5121 Frankfort Hwy, Ridgeley, WV 26753.

Join us on Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 1:00pm

Graceland Baptist Church, 5121 Frankfort Hwy., Ridgeley, WV 26753

So sorry for your loss. Heaven gained another good angel .. May god be with you all and may you cherish all the great memories of Kenny . 

Prayers for you and your girls. So sorry for your lost.

So sorry to read of  Kenney's passing.  We shared many happy hours together in our young years, playing football, playing music and just being friends.  Kenney, Richard Bobo and myself were the "three amigos" Ken, Dick and Moe.  My heart, thoughts and prayers go out to you, Peggy.  We shall all be together again in God's love.




So sorry about your lose Peggy and Family, Jim and my prayers are with you. Jim and Janice Taylor.


Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. So sorry for your loss.