Robert W. Hatton, 57, passed away July 15, 2008. Survived by his wife, Janet Hatton; children, Kiera and Liz; granddaughter, Midori; mother, Betty Hatton; sisters, Meg (Mike) Versteeg and Cathy Hatton; brother, John (Frankie) Hatton; brother-in-law, Terry (Nelli) Mendenhall; uncles and aunts, Bill and June Hatton, Dick and Mae Vinci, and Marian Putnam. Preceded in death by his father, Robert E. Hatton; parents-in-law, Samatha and Mark Mendenhall. Bob was born Nov. 16, 1950, in Pueblo. He was employed in pharmaceutical sales management. He was a 11 year survivor of a double lung implant. Second only to his family, Bob loved fishing. He was a phenomenal chef who loved to cook for his loved ones. He was a true poet, father, husband and fisherman. He will be sorely missed by his family and friends, especially his closest friends, Sal Piscitelli, Tim O'Connor, Frank Jannace and Valerie Trujillo. There will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. A celebration of his life will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, July 19, 2008, at First Methodist Church with the Reverend Dr. Rick Calhoun and Reverend Jean Schwein officiating. The family respectfully requests the omission of food and flowers. Memorials may be made to ARC of Pueblo or First United Methodist Church, in care of Montgomery & Steward Funeral Directors, 1317 N. Main St., Pueblo, Colo. 81003. Online condolences,

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  1. Bob … I remember you very fondly. You were a caring and fun boss … Way back in 1992! I’m glad to have known you and remember you today! God bless you and yours. Greg Rodrigues

  2. Dear Janet and Family,
    Very sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you. May God bless you and your family and sustain you during this difficult time.
    Cindy Vella Standley

  3. I’m so sorry to hear of Bob’s passing. I went to grade school, Jr. High and High School with him. My mother and Betty worked in PTA together. I have not kept in touch with many of my class mates, but am always saddened when tragedy strikes them and their families. Please accept my heartfelt sympathy on the loss of your loved one, Bob. My prayers go out to your family.

  4. We are sorry to hear of Bobbys passing especially at such a young age.Sorry we were unable to attend the services.

  5. We are saddened to hear of Bob’s passing. We pray that God will keep you in the palm of His hand during this time of sorrow.

  6. I am sure that this is a shock to your souls and I pray that with time your hearts and souls will be healed. Bob was always kind to me and I will remember him for that. I am sorry for your loss.
    Bill Meserve

  7. We all are so sorry to hear about Bob. You have our deepest condolences.
    Our prayers are with all your family and special regards to Mother Betty.
    Love to all,
    Cousins:Pauline and Pat Giarratano,
    Bernice and Anthony Zummon and their son Andrew

  8. We extend our heartfelt sympathies to our friend and co-worker Kiera Hatton and her family at the passing of Robert Hatton.

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