Harold H. Hartman

Harold H. Hartman

Death 4 Dec 1974 (aged 77)
Burial Frankfort, Marshall County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 117956332 · View Source
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Frankfort, Kansas, Index
Thursday, December 12, 1974

Harold H. Hartman, longtime Frankfort
newspaper publisher passed away on
Wednesday, December 4, 1974 at a
Colorado Springs, Colorado nursing home.

Harold along with his brother, Allen P.
Hartman, published the Frankfort Index
from July 2, 1927 until they sold it in
April of 1955. The Index was started by
their father, Frank Hartman and Forrest
Warren on February 26, 1906. Harold
helped with the paper from early in his

Harold remained in the newspaper field
when he went to Texas and was a writer
and columnist. He went to Colorado
Springs and started a job as a staff writer
for the Free Press and The Sun until 1970
when he joined the staff of the Gazette
Telegraph. Many of Harold’s columns told
of people and things that happened in
Frankfort in the early 1900’s . His wit in
his writing and talking to him always
added some humor to your day.

Services were held at 1:30 p.m. on Friday in
the Nolan Funeral Chapel in Colorado Springs
with Reverend Phil Green officiating.

Burial was in the family plot in Frankfort
Cemetery, Frankfort, Kansas.

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  • Created by: Mike
  • Added: 1 Oct 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 117956332
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harold H. Hartman (1 May 1897–4 Dec 1974), Find A Grave Memorial no. 117956332, citing Frankfort Cemetery, Frankfort, Marshall County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Mike (contributor 47959536) .