TERRE HAUTE —
TeAta Hartman, 75, of Terre Haute, passed away Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at her home, surrounded by her loved ones. She was born May 19, 1938, in Princeton, to William S. and Louise (Lecocq) Watson. She married James Hartman on Aug. 25, 1956, and together they raised three children.
TeAta was a member of Rio Grande Baptist Church, Order of the Eastern Star, and Daughters of the Nile. She was an avid reader. She loved animals, especially her beloved dog, Coco. She and James raised and nurtured foster children together during the time they lived in New Mexico. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
TeAta is survived by her husband of 57 years, James Hartman of Terre Haute; their children, Michael Hartman and wife Kate, Melinda White, and Mitchell Hartman and his fiancée Marilyn Jones, all of Terre Haute; granddaughters, Mistie Hartloff and husband Brandon, and Dawn Louise Webster, all of Indianapolis; great-grandchildren, Morgan, Brayden, and Brenden Hartloff, all of Indianapolis; and a sister, Eva Fee and husband Randy of New Mexico.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and brothers, Larry Watson and Leon Herbert Watson.
Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at Roselawn Funeral Home, 7500 N. Clinton St. A funeral ceremony will take place at 11 a.m. Friday, with Pastor Matt Larimer officiating. Burial will take place in Roselawn Memorial Park. Online condolences may be made at: