Joan M. (Rathusky) Bartley

April 2, 1940 ~ September 26, 2019 (age 79)

Joan M. Rathusky Bartley, age 79, of Butler, passed away peacefully at Good Samaritan Hospice, Cabot, on Thursday evening, September 26, 2019 following an illness.

Born April 2, 1940 in Butler, she was the daughter of the late John and Ann Galison Rathusky.

She was a member of the Christ Community Methodist Church in Butler.

She was retired from Duco Ceramics after 25 years.

She enjoyed cooking, gambling, and watching cooking shows.

She is survived by her loving husband Roger A. Bartley, who she married November 11, 1999; her daughter Tracy Richardson of Harrisville, her step daughters Tammy Bartley of Sarver and Billie Jo (Chad Black) Bartley of Butler; her grandson Devin Schweinsberg of Butler; and two step grandsons Coltin and Tanner Bartley of Sarver;  and her sister in law Judy (Ken) Tressler of Butler.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister Nancy Rath.

Visitation will be on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019 from 2pm to 6pm at the Edward L. Raisley Funeral Home.  The funeral service will be 6pm, in the Funeral Home, with Rev. Anette Gerber, her church pastor officiating.

Family will gather for a private interment at Greenlawn Burial Estates, Butler.

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