Melville Bartlett

Obituary of Melville Lyle Bartlett


Melville Lyle Bartlett, 90,  passed away surrounded by family on December 24, 2020 at Elderwood to due complications from COVID-19. He was born on May 15, 1930 in Philippi, West Virginia and lived in Canastota, NY and Liverpool, NY. He was married for 60 years to his wife Caroline. He worked at Crouse Hinds as a forklift driver, was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church, he was a part of the Salina Senior Group, and he loved to travel in the states and Europe. He loved to garden and his John Deere tractor. He loved spending time with his family. 

He is predeceased by his parents Arta Pearl and Melville Bartlett. He is also predeceased by his sisters Dorothy and Shirrel and his brothers Eldon, William, Richard, Roy, David, and Frank.

He is survived by his wife Caroline, his daughter Bonnie (Vince), and grandchildren Shannon and Vincent (Danielle) Buttiglieri.


There will be no calling hours or service.


In lieu of flowers donations can be made to HumaneCNY 4915 W Taft Rd Liverpool NY 13088 or ONLINE  


Thank you to the amazing nurses and staff at Elderwood


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