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Harry W Bartsch, Sr
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Birth: Jan. 14, 1914
Death: Jun. 18, 2004

Harry W. Bartsch, Sr., of Townsend, DE, died Friday, June 18, 2004 at his home. He was born January 14, 1914.

Harry was a retired farmer and sawmill operator. He also owned and operated a gas station with a small restaurant and motels in Smyrna from the 1950's to 1966. He enjoyed gas engine shows, camping and traveling to Florida. He was an avid gardener. He was a dedicated husband, father and grandfather. He will be sadly missed.

He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Fannie Bartsch; a sister, Marolyn Armsbee, of AZ; and 7 children, Billy Bartsch and his wife, Jane, of Townsend, Ruth Ann Biddle and her husband, Jim, of New Castle, Robert Bartsch and his wife, Penny, of Townsend, John Bartsch and his wife, Sandi, of Dover, Frank Bartsch and his wife, Sharlene, of Townsend, Kenneth Bartsch of Clayton, Donald Bartsch and his wife, Leslie, of Federalsburg, MD. He had 12 grandchildren; and 14 great grandchildren. A special thanks to his caregivers, Vickie Orr and Nichole Wilson.

Service will be held Tuesday, June 22 at 1:00 at DANIELS AND HUTCHISON, Middletown, where friends may call 2 hours prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to: Tuckahoe Steam & Gas Association, P.O. Box 636, Easton, MD 21601; or Delaware Hospice, 911 S. DuPont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901.

Published in The News Journal on June 21, 2004
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  Fannie N. Bartsch (1920 - 2010)
  Kenneth F Bartsch (1953 - 2015)*
*Calculated relationship
Townsend Cemetery
New Castle County
Delaware, USA
Created by: Aunt Aim
Record added: Dec 03, 2012
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Harry W Bartsch, Sr
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Harry W Bartsch, Sr
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