Hans-Jüergen Hartwig, 60, Howe, died Sunday, January 12, 2014 at Parkview Hospital in Ft. Wayne, Ind.
He was born April 1, 1953, in West Germany.
Moving from West Germany to LaGrange in 1985, he worked at Spreuer and Son.
He was married June 21, 1987 to Connie Lou Gonser Schlabach. She survives.
Also surviving are his mother, Emguard, Hamburg, Germany; two sisters, Monica and Rosie, both of Germany; one stepson, Tyler Schlabach, Shipshewana; and three stepgrandchildren, Jayden, Mason, and Lilli, all of Shipshewana.
There will be no visitation or services at this time.