Gary C. Bartholomew

Gary C. Bartholomew
Gary C. Bartholomew, 63, of Coplay died March 11, 2014, at home. Gary was a surgery coordinator and orderly in the ICU, CCU, R.R. and O.R. at Mary Immaculate Hospital in Jamaica, N.Y. for 22 years until retiring in 1994. He was a Peacetime Navy Veteran. While in the Navy, he worked at the Naval Hospital in the Pediatrics, Nursery and CSR Departments. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Charles M. and Elsie A. (Pudleiner) Bartholomew. Gary was a loving son as well as a devoted caregiver to his mother after retiring. He was a 1968 graduate William Allen High School. While living in New York, he was a volunteer at a food bank and assisted in food delivery to shut-ins. Survivors: Sister: Barbara J. wife of Thomas A. Taute of Red Lion, PA, Niece: Kimm wife of Jason Brett of East Petersburg, PA, Nephew: Brett Taute and his wife Kathrin Dragich of Portland, OR and Great Niece: Faith Brett. Services: Private. No calling hours. Arrangements by the J.S. Burkholder Funeral Home, Allentown. www.jsburkholder.com.


Funeral Home

J.S. Burkholder Funeral Home Inc.
1601 Hamilton Street Allentown, PA 18102
610-433-5161

Published in Morning Call on Mar. 16, 2014