Carol Joyce Bartley


Carol Joyce Bartley (nee Heim), 81, passed away Friday Nov. 6, 2009, at Froedtert Memorial Hospital.

She was born on Nov. 15, 1927, in Milwaukee to John and Emily (nee Urban) Heim. On June 15, 1948, she married Wilbur E. Bartley at St. Catherine Catholic Church in Milwaukee.

Carol graduated from Messmer High School in Milwaukee with the class of 1945. Carol loved playing card games with her friends, was an avid Packers fan and enjoyed watching them on TV. She was also very active in the activities of The Cedar Community in many capacities. Carol was a dedicated employee of St. Joseph’s Hospital in West Bend for 31 years.

Carol is survived by her four sons, Brian (Susan) Bartley of Albert Lee, Minn., David (Diane) Bartley of West Bend, Jim (Kris) Bartley of La Crosse and Dennis (Peter) Mastilar of Milwaukee; six grandchildren, Kristan Bartley, Jennifer Bartley, Tim Bartley, Matthew Bartley, Nathan Bartley and Michael Bartley; her brother, Merrill (Gloria) Heim of Palentine, Ill., nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Glenn Heim.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held Tuesday, Nov. 10 at noon at Holy Trinity Catholic Cemetery, 521 Congress St., Newburg, with the Rev. Kevin Kowalske officiating. Visitation will be at the church only on Tuesday from 10 a.m. until time of Mass at noon. Burial will take place at Holy Trinity Cemetery in Newburg.

Memorials to breast cancer charities are appreciated.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. www.phillipfuneralhome.com.