Bartshe, Leonard "L." L. (July 7, 1923 - December 18, 1978)
Bartshe services Thursday
Douglas Budget - December 21, 1978Services for Leonard L. Bartshe, 55, of Douglas will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 21, a the Christ Episcopal Church with Father Stan Ver Stratten officiating. Interment will be in Douglas Park Cemetery.
Mr. Bartshe died Monday, Dec. 18, 1978 at Converse County Memorial Hospital of cancer. He was born July 7, 1923 at Douglas to Leonard H. and Grace L. Bartshe.
He attended schools in Douglas and married Louis Perry Oct. 16, 1944 at Lamesa, Tex. He served in the Army during World War II and saw action in the Pacific Theatre between 1942 ad 1946. Later he owned Bartshe Electric in Douglas from 1952 until his death.
Survivors include his widow, Louise Bartshe; one daughter, Mrs. Sharon Bailey of Cheyenne; his mother, Mrs. Grace L. Bartshe of Douglas; and two sisters, Mrs. Ruth Warnock of Douglas and Mrs. Bette Olsen of Glenrock. He was preceded in death by his father, Leonard H. Bartshe.
Pallbearers will be Marion Johnson, Bud Turner, George Ovecka, Harry Johnson, Les Spracklen and Frita Roush.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Episcopal Church Building Fund of East Converse County Cancer Unit would be appreciated by the family.