Hartwell Means, 79, of New Carlisle, Ohio passed away Tuesday, October 18, 2016.

He was born June 30, 1937 in Winchester, Kentucky the son of the late Clyde & Edna (Burger) Means. He retired from General Motors, and was a member of the Elm Valley Fishing Club.

He is survived by his wife, Betty Means; a son, Terry (Natalie) Means; a daughter, Sue (Ridge) Crowe; a son, Larry Means; son-in-law, Mark Unterborn; thirteen grandchildren, twenty-two great grandchildren, two brothers, Donald (Jaydel) & Manius (Vivian) Means; a sister, Dorothy Howard; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a daughter, Jean Means Unterborn; brothers & sisters.

Visitation will be 6-8 PM Thursday, October 20, 2016 at the Trostel, Chapman, Dunbar & Fraley Funeral Home, New Carlisle, Ohio. Funeral services will be 11 AM Friday in the funeral home. Burial will be in New Carlisle Cemetery. The family would like to thank Hospice of the Miami Valley for the loving care he received. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to www.trostelchapman.com