1951 - 2013
Longtime area resident Robert “Bob” Lee Hartwell Jr., 61, died at Park Manor Rehab on Jan 30, 2013. He was born in Walla Walla to Robert Lee and Barbara Jean Hartwell on May 4, 1951. He attended area schools. He joined the Air Force in 1970, and spent 11 years. He then worked at the Washington State Penitentiary for 11 years.
He is survived by his sons, Robert, and Christopher; daughter, Veronica Dinwiddie; three stepchildren; two sisters, Linda Fisher, Susie Hulse; one brother, Walter; six grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents; granddaughter, Elizabeth; son, Cameron; grandparents, and numerous aunts and uncles.
You will Forever be in our Hearts, Always on our Mind and Forever in our Thoughts. May God lead you to peace. We will love you forever and always.
A family memorial will be at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to Providence St. Mary Regional Cancer Center through the Herring Groseclose Funeral Home, 315 W. Alder St., Walla Walla. Family and friends are invited to sign the online guestbook www.herringgroseclose.com.