Obituary for Robert L. Hatten Jr.

Robert L. Hatten Jr.

Robert Hatten Jr, 73, of Mentone, Indiana, passed away on Tuesday, February 1, 2022, at Millers Merry Manor-Syracuse.

Born on November 20, 1948, in South Bend, Indiana, Robert was the son of Robert Lynn and Carrie Ann (Kleitz) Hatten Sr. He was united in marriage to Catherine Maggert on February 17, 1973, who preceded him in passing May 18, 2011.

He was a graduate of Edwardsburg High School and attended Michigan College of Commerce for two years. He proudly served his country as a SP-5 in the U.S. Army from 1969 to 1972 during the Vietnam War. Robert was formerly employed by Dalton Foundry as a Core Finisher with 40 years of service.  He was a member of the Steel Workers Union Local 6805.

Robert will be lovingly remembered by his children, Robert Lynn Hatten, III of South Bend, Jennifer Hatten Ogle of Columbus, IN, Chris (Montana) Hatten of Mentone; Sisters, Gloria Hatten-Jones, of Edwardsburg, IN, and Mary Hatten of Joliet, IL.  In addition, he is survived by two grandchildren, Darby Hatten and Ruxin Hatten. He was preceded in passing by his wife Catherine Hatten and a granddaughter Reann Renee.

All services are Private with Chaplain Bob Jarboe officiating.  Interment is also private at Oakwood Cemetery. McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw is entrusted with arrangements for the family.

Memorial donations may be made to:

Kosciusko Community Senior Services

800 N. Park Ave.

Warsaw Indiana 46580


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