Submitted by Melva L Taylor
The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois
August 18, 1984 - Saturday, pg 4
SHERMAN M. HATTEN
Sherman M. Hatten, 78, of 104 Glassburn Street, Tampico, was dead on arrival at Community General Hospital early Friday afternoon.
Funeral services will be held Monday at 2 p.m. in St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Sterling with Rev. James Kragness, pastor, officiating. Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday at the Garland Funeral Home in Tampico. Burial in Tampico Memorial Cemetery. A memorial has been established in his memory.
He was born July 30, 1906 in Antler, N.D., son of Oliver and Sarah Mullen Hatten. He married the former Marilyn Schneider July 20, 1957 in Moline. Sherman worked for Wilders Farm in Cordova for 35 years. He then worked for Tampico Farmers Elevator from 1950 until the time of his death. He was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Sterling.
Survivors include his wife Marilyn of Tampico, one son, Harold Lee Hatten of Rock Falls; two daughters, Mrs. Catherine Dingley and Mrs. Margaret Hatten, both of Tampico; four grandchildren, one sister, Mrs. Oakie (Agnes) Grubbs of Oleney; two brothers, Eugene Hatten of Rock Falls and Charles Hatten of East Moline, and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded by his parents, one son and one sister.