Robert W. Haltner, 89, of Newington, husband of Jean (Steiner) Haltner, passed away Saturday, Dec. 29, 2018, at his home. A Newington native and lifelong resident, he was son of the late Frank and Julia (Maier) Haltner.
A graduate of Newington High School, Class of 1947, Bob served with the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. He was employed at Pratt & Whitney Aircraft in East Hartford for 38 years, retiring in 1992. He was also a farmer in Newington with his brother, Oscar, at the family farm.
Besides his wife, Jean, he leaves several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services with committal prayers will be held Friday at 10 a.m. at Carlson Funeral Home, 45 Franklin Square, New Britain. Burial will be in West Meadow Cemetery, Newington. There are no calling hours. Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 825 Brook St., I-91 Tech Center, Rocky Hill, CT 06067. Please share a memory or note of sympathy at www.carlsonfuneralhome.com .