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James B. Bartley

October 25, 1942 May 2, 2018
James  B. Bartley
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JAMES B. BARTLEY, age 75, of Bradford, OH, passed away Wednesday May 2, 2018 at 6:25 P.M. at Covington Care Center. He was born October 25, 1942 in Richlands, VA to the late Stallard and Jessie (Hawkins) Bartley. He married Kathleen R. (Scully) Bartley May 8, 1965 in Marquette, MI. She survives.

He is also survived by one daughter: Lisa M. Starcher, Troy, OH; one son: Scott A. Bartley, Piqua, OH; six sisters: Ineda Altizer, VA, Nancy Ratliff, VA, Fayetta Harper, Brookville, OH, Loreda Beavers, Englewood, OH, Ann Seibel, Englewood, OH, Sandy Kelley, Centerville, OH; two grandchildren: Timothy A. Starcher, Troy, OH, Michael R. Starcher, Troy, OH; and many nieces and nephews.

James graduated from Richlands High School, Richlands, VA in 1960. He was a member of the Master Gardeners Club in Miami County. He was employed with General Diaper Service in Dayton for 20 years and then worked for Hobart Brothers in Troy for five years. James proudly served his country in the United States Air Force from 1961 – 1965.

The family would like to extend their thanks to Father Odell of St. Teresa’s Parish in Covington, OH, and to the kind and caring staff of Freedom Court at Covington Care Center.

Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to MELCHER-SOWERS FUNERAL HOME, Piqua.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Miami Valley Chapter 31 W. Whipp Road Dayton, OH 45459.

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