IRON MOUNTAIN — Richard W. Hartwell, 69, of Iron Mountain, passed away Monday, May 11, 2020, at St. Vincent Hospital of Green Bay, Wis.
He was born Sept. 5, 1950, in Iron Mountain, son of the late Ernest J. and Rose I. (Famiani) Hartwell. Richard grew up in Iron Mountain and was a graduate of Iron Mountain High School, class of 1969.
After graduation he went on to receive his bachelor’s degree in industrial education from Northwestern Michigan State University, class of 1974.
Richard worked as an EMT for Dickinson County Ambulance Service for 15 years. He also worked as a substitute teacher in the area.
Richard enjoyed hunting and fishing, and especially the time spent with family and friends.
Survivors include his brother, James (Barbara) Hartwell of Iron Mountain; and one nephew, David Hartwell of Iron Mountain.
Graveside services will be announced.
Burial will be in Cemetery Park in Iron Mountain.
You may leave a condolence or tribute for Richard’s family online at www.JacobsFuneralHomes.com
The family has chosen the Jacobs Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Iron Mountain, to honor Richard’s legacy of life.