Obituary: Bobby Hearth

July 11, 1944 – September 22, 2022

Bobby Hearth, 78, of Springville, passed away at 7:36 a.m. on Thursday, September 22, 2022, at I.U. Health Bloomington Hospital.

Born July 11, 1944, in Warrick, Co., IN, he was the son of Herschel “Doc” and Peggy (Owings) Hearth. He married Karen Sue Hatfield on December 29, 1963, and she preceded him in death on June 29, 2018. He was a construction worker at Ben’s Quarry and a veteran of the Vietnam War serving with the U.S. Marine Corps.

Survivors include two sons, Bobby Hearth, and wife, Lisa, of Owensburg,s and Joel Hearth and wife, Sheila, of
Bloomington; a daughter, Sabrina Spradley, and husband, Troy, of Houston, TX; nine grandchildren, Zachary Kirkman,
Dakota Hearth and wife, Quincy, Benjamin Spradley and wife, Kaylee, Brooke Deering and husband, Noah, Hannah Nash and husband, Nathan, Juan Kirkman, Becca Hearth, Fernando Kirkman, Laura Spradley, and Gabriella Hearth; eight great-grandchildren; two sisters, Shirley Goins and Shelly Patterson; a brother, Terry Hearth.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, and a daughter, Jennifer Szatkowski.

Funeral services will be conducted at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 29th in the Elmwood Chapel of the Day & Carter Mortuary with Walter Hunter officiating. Burial will follow in the Clover Hill Cemetery in Harrodsburg where military rites will be accorded. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 28th at the Day & Carter Mortuary.

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