Grace Marie Hachtman, age
93, of Shohola, PA passed away peacefully on Friday, December 28, 2018 at
Maria Hall, Danville. She was born June 1, 1925 in Hoppenville, PA, the
daughter of the late Jesse and Daisy (Reiman) Kulp.
She was married for 57
years to Robert L. Hachtman, Sr. who preceded her in death in 2002. They
were married on September 2, 1944
Grace was a member of
Barryville United Methodist Church, VFW Ladies’ Auxiliary, Walker Lake
Women’s Club and Rebekah’s Lodge. She loved fishing, gardening, playing
cards, and spending time with family. She was devoted in donating to worthy
causes, especially buying and wrapping Christmas presents for many children
in need. She and her husband traveled widely, with Hawaii as their favorite
She is survived by her
daughter and son-in-law, Gail and Rick Shaffer; son and daughter-in-law,
Robert and Sharon Hachtman; grandchildren Jessie Duckro, Bobby and Elizabeth
Hachtman, Chris and Ginny Deker, David and Elizabeth Deker; and six
great-grandchildren: Zachary and Gabe Duckro, Brayden and Emma Grace
Hachtman, and Bryan and Jack Deker. Also surviving are three sisters: Anne
Townsend, Shirley Pfeiffer, and Mildred Detrick. She was preceded in death
by two brothers, John Kulp and Jesse Kulp. She was honored to have many
nieces and nephews, and was blessed by her close friend, Fred Whalen.
Burial will be private at
the convenience of the family. A celebration of Grace’s life is being
planned for Summer 2019 at her home on Walker Lake.
Memorial contributions may
be made in Grace’s memory to Barryville United Methodist Church, 3405 NY 97,
Barryville, NY 12719.
Arrangements are under the
direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 42 West Mahoning Street Danville