Bartholomew J. ‘Bart’ Saltalamachia, 83

OSWEGO, NY – Bartholomew J. “Bart” Saltalamachia, 83, a resident of Oswego, passed away Saturday June 14, 2014, at his home.

Born in Oswego, he was the son of the late Angelo and Nancy (Natoli) Saltalamachia.

He worked as an engineer and brakeman for Conrail.

Bart was Army veteran, serving during the Korean Conflict.

He loved walking, yard work, attending the races and spending time with his family.

Surviving are his sons, Mark (Nadene) Saltalamachia of Liverpool, Michael (Xiomara) Saltalamachia of Japan, John (Mikeo) Saltalamachia of Waikiki, Hawaii and Joseph Saltalamachia of Hannibal; a daughter, Tina Orel of Oswego; two brothers, John Saltalamachia of Oswego and Joseph (Kathy) Saltalamachia of Oswego; one sister, Mary (Larry) Taormina of Massachusetts; four grandchildren, Jeff Orel, Nicole Franke, Danielle Sharp and Michael Davis; and six great-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his siblings, James Saltalamachia, Angeline Stevens, Anna Pacific, Lucy Woodard, Shirley LaFave and Nancy Saltalamachia and Jane Wedge.

Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph’s Church.

Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery.

Calling hours will be held Thursday 4-7 p.m. at the Nelson Funeral Home, 11 W. Albany St., Oswego.

Online condolences may be made at www.nelson-funeralhome.com