She was born August 2, 1919 in San Francisco, CA, daughter of Francis and Helen Herman Kosack. She worked for many years as a claims dispatcher for the Allstate Insurance Company, in San Jose, CA.
She married Robert F. Hartmann on September 28, 1940. Mr. Hartmann passed away September 29, 1997.
Bea is survived by a daughter, Linda Keeler and her partner, Earl Larson, Alexandria Bay, 4 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Besides her husband, she was predeceased by a son, Dr. Robert G. Hartmann, a brother, Colin Kosak, and a sister, Fran Turner.
There will be no services. Entombment will be at Oak Hill Memorial Park, San Jose, CA.