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Bartlett, Julia V.

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Julia V. Bartlett, age 85 of Galesburg, Illinois died at 6:05 A.M. on Sunday, March 16, 2014 at the Knox County Nursing Home in Knoxville, Illinois.

She was born on December 26, 1928 in Monmouth, Illinois the daughter of Max E. and Grace B. Bullwinkle Gillette. She attended and graduated from Galesburg High School. She married Edward Glenn Bartlett on May 22, 1948 in Galesburg, Illinois.

Surviving is her husband, Glenn; her children: Glenda W. (Glen) Boyd of Clifton, Tennessee, Stephen E.G. Bartlett of Lake of the Ozark, Missouri, Robert G. Bartlett of Galesburg, Illinois, Michael J. Bartlett of East Galesburg, Illinois, Donald P (Teresa) Bartlett of Knoxville, Tennessee; her grandchildren: Melody L. (Shawn) Junker, Jennifer L. (Robert) Kea, Mellissa (Keith) Dunn, William G. (Shannon) Boyd, Christina S. (Brian) Free, Ryan W. (Jennifer) Bartlett, Martha Ann Bartlett, Noah (Amanda) Bartlett, Matthew J. (Sarah) Bartlett, Scott M. (Kaylee) Bartlett, and Michael Bartlett; a brother: Max L. (Ellie) Gillette of Galesburg, Illinois; twelve great grandchildren; Nieces and Nephews and many friends.  She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Kathryn L. Hottinger.

She worked for Marshfield’s as a designer, then worked for the former Galesburg Mental Health Research in Galesburg, Illinois as a Nurse’s Aide for many years.  She was a member of the Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints in Galesburg, Illinois and was very active in her church.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, March 21, 2014 at the Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Homes in Knoxville, Illinois. Bishop Polay will officiate. Visitation will be from 10:00A.M. to 11:00 A.M. on Friday, March 21, 2014 at the Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Home in Knoxville, Illinois. Memorials may be made to the Knox County Nursing Home in Knoxville, Illinois. On-line condolences or sympathy cards may be sent to www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com