Richard “Rich” Hartley, age 44 of Marengo died Tuesday, October 8, 2013. The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 P.M. Thursday October 10, 2013 at Kloster Funeral Home, Marengo, Iowa. Private family graveside services will be held Friday, October 11, 2013. A memorial fund has been established.
Rich is survived by his mother Becky Hartley of Marengo; a sister Melissa Herrmann and husband Eric of Marengo; a nephew Joseph Herrmann, and two nieces, Anna and Ellie Herrmann. He was preceded in death by his grandparents and his father Richard L. Hartley.
Richard William Hartley was born on March 5, 1969 in Marengo, Iowa, the son Richard L. Hartley and Carolyn Gilman Hartley. He graduated from Iowa Valley High School with the Class of 1987. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his dog Sophie.