April 4, 1926 ~ November 15, 2009
Greece: Sunday, November 15, 2009 at age 83. Devoted husband and father. Predeceased by his sisters, Dorothy Gauger, Irene Smyda, Lillian Mancuso; brother, Fred Bartell. Survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Joan Bartell; daughters, Lynne Bartell, Kathy Jo Kane, Jane Bartell (Edwin Horton); sister, Jane (Bob) DiNieri; brothers, Eugene (Shirley) Bartell, Roger (Marie) Bartell; grandchildren, Zachary Kane, Tieran Horton; mother-in-law, Lillian Perrin; many loving in-laws, nieces and nephews. Joe was a proud Navy veteran of World War II. Friends may call Tuesday 4-8 PM at the Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home 1075 Long Pond Road. His Funeral Service will be held Wednesday 10:30 AM in the chapel of the funeral home. Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or the charity of your choice in his memory. For more information or to sign Joseph’s guestbook, please visit www.MeesonFamily.com.