Richard S. Bartleman, 83, of Telford died July 14, 2019 at Lutheran Community at Telford. He was the husband of Elaine (Philkill) Bartleman. They were married 63 years in April. Born in Phillipsburg, NJ he was the son of the late William M. & Dorothy E. (Huber) Bartleman, and the step-son of the late Anne E. (Yutz) Bartleman. Richard lived in Upper Black Eddy, Pa for 55 years and graduated from Palisades High School in 1953, moved to Trumbauersville, Pa in 1997 residing there for 13 years before moving to The Lutheran Community at Telford, Pa in 2009. He worked for N. J. Power & Light and J.C.P.L. (now First Energy) for 41 years, retiring in 1994. An Eagle Scout and active in scouting for 17 years; including Scoutmaster and Cub Scout Master and was a member of the Order of the Arrow. He served on Bridgeton Twp. Board of Auditors and the Zoning Board. Richard was a former member of Loyal Order of Moose, Masonic Lodge, and the Trumbauersville Fire Co. and Fire Police. He was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ in Telford, PA. He served on the National Guard in Easton, PA and the Sixth Armored Calvary at Fort Knox, KY In addition to his wife he is survived by a son Mark R. Bartleman (J. Rex Theobold) of Laguna Beach, CA, and a daughter Jennifer L. Bartleman of Bethel, VT. Three grandsons Wil Bartleman, Richard Bartleman, and Dallon Bartleman all of Arizona. He was predeceased by a son William M. Bartleman, II, who passed in 2004. Burial of his cremated remains will be held in Frenchtown, NJ. Memorial services will be at the convenience of the family. There will be no calling hours. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to American Cancer Society 480 Norristown Rd. #150 Blue Bell, Pa 19422, a charity of your choice, or plant a tree in his memory.
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