Daniel Benjamin Bartle(1984 - 2012)

Ferndale, Washington

Capt. Daniel Benjamin Bartle, USMC

Dan Bartle, 27, died Thursday, January 19, 2012, in a helicopter crash while serving our country in Afghanistan.

He was born April 9, 1984, in Salinas.

Celebration of Dan's life will be held Sunday, January 29, 2012, at 6 p.m., at Ferndale High School, 5830 Golden Eagle Drive in Ferndale, WA.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, January 30, 2012, at 10:30 a.m., at Church of the Assumption, 2116 Cornwall Avenue in Bellingham, WA.

View complete obituary, photos of Dan's life and share memories with the family at www.westfordfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements: Westford Funeral Home, Bellingham, WA.

Published in The Salinas Californian on Jan. 28, 2012