HAMILTON - Leo August Hartel, 89, passed away in the night, Sunday, June 15, 2008, due to a cardiac episode, at his residence in Hamilton.
The viewing will be held Tuesday, June 24, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Brothers Mortuary 415 S. 2nd St.
The memorial service will be held Wednesday, June 25, at 2 p.m. at the Brothers Mortuary 415 S. 2nd St. Jane McKay will be officiating.
Leo was born in Arbuthnot, Saskatchewan, Canada, Jan. 6, 1919, to August Leo and Josephine (Grandel) Hartel.
He married Mary P. Wylie in 1946 and she passed away in 1975. Leo is survived by his son James Pat Hartel; daughter Janet Lee McKay; son John McKay Hartel; son Jack Robert Hartel; nine grandchildren and his good friend Merri Jo Joseph.
The family suggests that remembrances be sent to the Alzheimer's Assoc. Montana Chapter: Chapter Headquarters, Montana, 3010 11th Avenue North, Billings, MT 59101. Phone (406) 252-3053
Condolences and memories may be e-mailed to brothersR@msn.com.