Peter R. Hartmann Jr.

27 July, 19557 October, 2021

Peter R Hartmann Jr., age 66, of Newton, passed away on Thursday, October 7, 2021 at Newton Medical Center. Peter was born in Newton July 27, 1955 to Peter and Jane Hatley Hartmann. Peter was a life long resident of Newton. In his younger years, he enjoyed fishing and hunting. He was a 1974 graduate of Sussex County Technical School in Sparta, NJ

Peter was the owner and operator of Peter R Hartmann trucking for over 20 years Peter is survived by his wife; Valerie M.( Little) Hartmann his mother; Jane Hartmann of Newton one son; Peter R Hartman of Scranton, Pa and two brothers; Mark Hartmann of Newton and Timothy Hartmann of North Carolina two sisters; Jane Kroener of Dingmans Ferry Pa and Melanie Hartmann-Cauce of Newton and ten grandchildren. He is predeceased by his daughter; Rebecca Freeborn his father Peter Hartmann and his brother John Hartmann

Funeral services are private and under the direction of the Smith-McCracken Funeral Home 63 High St Newton, NJ 07860 Online condolences may be made to Memorial donations maybe made to the Newton Medical Center Foundation 175 High St Newton, NJ 07860


  • Valerie Little Hartmann, Wife
  • Jane Hartmann, Mother
  • Peter R Hartmann, Son
  • Mark Hartmann, Brother
  • Timothy Hartmann, Brother
  • John Hartmann, Brother (deceased)
  • Rebecca Freeborn, Daughter (deceased)
  • Peter Hartmann, Father (deceased)
  • Jane Kroener, Sister
  • Melanie Hartmann-Cauce, Sister
  • 10 Grandchildren


No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.


Peter R. Hartmann Jr.

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16 October 2021

So sorry to hear about Pete my sincere condolences

Rick Mr. Snuggles and gerri Covello

11 October 2021

We will miss you coming home at lunchtime with your dump truck, miss seeing you in your garden and especially seeing you on your front stoop with a treat in every pocket for Mr. Snuggles. RIP, Pete

valerie Hartmann

9 October 2021

Peter been Love of my life for 46 years he fought a long battle but couldnt fight no more always in our hearts his loving wife

Barbara Riker

9 October 2021

So sorry for your loss. Praying for the family at this time. May God Bless you all. RIP Pete.

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