FULTON, NY – Ronald W. Bartlett Sr., 61, of Fulton, passed away peacefully Wednesday July 22, 2015, at home with his loving family by his side after a long courageous battle with cancer.
He was a lifelong resident of Fulton.
Ron worked construction in his earlier years and was a carpenter that loved to build things with his hands.
He was also a wonderful caretaker.
He enjoyed the outdoors and the beauty of nature.
One of Ron’s favorite hobbies was to take care of the ducks and geese in his pond.
He was also one of Elvis Presley’s biggest fans.
Ron was predeceased by his mother, Bernice Draper Bartlett; and by a brother, Scott Bartlett.
He is survived by his six children: Ronald W. Jr., Erin, Heather, Amanda, Samantha and Alex Bartlett; father, William Bartlett; nine siblings: Kenneth (Vikki) Bartlett, Melinda (Robert) Davis, Michelle Atkinson, Christine (Ronald) Austin, Kimberly Bartlett, Randy (Caroline) Bartlett, Timothy (Cindy) Bartlett, Jeffrey (Trudy) Bartlett and Ralph Bartlett; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 28, at Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church, County Route 45, Fulton.
Burial will follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, July 27, at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay St., Fulton.
In memory of Ron, contributions may be made to Friends of Oswego County Hospice, P.O. Box 102, Oswego, 13126.