Christopher Lane Bartley

July 03, 1961 ‒ June 17, 2010

Mount Gilead and formerly of Mansfield, Ohio

Christopher Lane Bartley, age 48, of Mansfield died late Thursday night, June 17, 2010 at Woodside Village Care Center in Mount Gilead.

He was born in Mount Gilead, Ohio on July 3, 1961 the son of the late Foster Douglas Bartley and Don Retia (Bartley) Madeker of Mount Gilead.

Before spending most of the past year in Woodside Village, Christopher lived at the Raintree Center in Mansfield for 28 years.

Christopher enjoyed listening to soft soothing music, particularly easy listening.

In addition to his mother he is survived by his step-father Gerry Madeker, his brother Larry Madeker and his fiancé Kathy Hallabrin of Mansfield; his sister Kim Howard and her husband Dale of Mount Gilead; several nieces and nephews; and a special friend Beverly McPherson of Angola, Indiana.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his brother Jeffery W. Bartley on January 16, 1973.

Friends may call on the family Monday June 21, 2010 from 5-7 p.m. at the Snyder Funeral Home, 76 South Main Street, Mount Gilead. Funeral services will be held there on Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Verlan Bricker officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of the Raintree Center, Hospice of Morrow County, and Woodside Village Care Center for the special attention Christopher received while in their care. They ask that memorial contributions, if desired, be made to any of these organizations.

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