Anna E. Bartlett

October 19, 1917 ‒ June 01, 2017

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Anna E. Bartlett, age 99, of Mount Vernon, died Thursday June 1, 2017 at the Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon following a brief illness. Anna was born October 19, 1917 in Mount Vernon to Christopher and Mary (Ridenour) Baldwin and had spent her lifetime in Knox County. She had served as a 4H advisor for 25 years and had taught knitting and tailoring at the Knox County Career Center.

Surviving are her daughter Margy Lea of Fredericktown, granddaughters Suzan (Tony Hooper) Lea and Allison (Eric Hernlund) Lea, great grandson Charles “Charlie” Lea-Hooper; her sister Edith Thompson; brother-in-law Thomas Ray; sister-in-law Eleanor Bartlett and several nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, Anna was preceded in death by her husband Larry Bartlett Jr., brother and sister-in-law Charles and Virginia Baldwin, sisters and brother-in-law Doris and Walter Shuff and Mary Frances Ray, brother-in-laws Carl Thompson, Frank Bartlett and Dan (Marie) Bartlett.

There will be no calling hours. A graveside funeral service will be Monday June 5, 2017 at 2 PM at the Morris Chapel Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to the charity of your choice.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored, to have been chosen, to serve the family of Anna E. Bartlett.


  • Dear margy,
    Sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. She was a super nice lady. She always made me feel at home while cleaning their home.
    You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

  • Dear Margy and Family, Sending you my deepest sympathy for the loss of dear Anna. She certainly lived a good, long life and you made sure that she was well cared for. Condolences to the entire Bartlett family too. Anna and Larry will once again be together and I hope they can again be neighbors to Winkie, since they were good friends for many years. May it help to know that you have friends who care and I have you in my thoughts and prayers. Sincerely, Susie Huggins/Fredericktown

  • Dear Margy and Family
    We send our thoughts and prayers to you all at this time of loss.
    Lord bless you in His special ways.

  • Margy…Our deepest sympathy is with you and your family at this time.

    While we never met your Mother, we know she had a wonderful daughter in her life. I remember the gift of our beautiful cat “Teal” you gave to her years ago. Please accept our condolences on your loss. Hold the memories close.

    Kindest Thoughts from old friends,
    Steve, Vonda & Landra Coe

  • Margy and family,
    We are so sorry for the loss of Aunt Anna, you are all in our thoughts and prayers.
    May you find comfort and peace in the memories you cherish.
    Sam, Bunny and Jillian Vance

  • I would like to express my deepest and heartfelt condolences to the family of Anne Bartlett. I am truly sorry for the lost that your family is feeling. Experiencing the lost of a beloved family member is one of the hardest thing that any of us can go thru. And because of that my thoughts and prayers are with your family. Take comfort in knowing that God never intent for us to deal with sickness or death. But have assure in the wonderful promise that God holds out to us. He promise each of us that very soon he is going to reunite us back with all those loved ones that we have lost. (John 5:28,29) Until that time, cherish all the wonderful memories that you have of Mrs. Anne. These precious memories will console the family in the day’s ahead.