Paul William Bartlett, 83, of Lake Mary Florida passed away in his sleep on the 13th of August 2019 after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease. He was born November 3rd 1935 in Stoneham Massachusetts where he grew up with his loving parents Phyllis and William Bartlett and sister Claudia who preceded him in death. He graduated from Northeastern University in Boston Massachusetts with a Bachelors of Science degree in Business Adminisrration in 1958.
He was one of the original founding members of Electra Sales Corporation in Syracuse New York, a company specializing in the sale of semiconductors that is still operating to this day.
In 1976 he married Donna M D’Onofrio and they lived in Syracuse, Liverpool and Tully New York before making the move in 1986 to Longwood Florida. He became a regional sales manager for National semiconductor and then went on to become Director of Global Sales for the Southeastern United States, Puerto Rico, and Brazil with Fairchild semiconductor until he retired in 2002.
After his retirement he continued to be a manufacturer’s rep and consultant. He advised manufacturing firms on sales strategy, channel development, and client cultivation.
He worked for the better part of 60 years with an undeniably exceptional work ethic and he loved his friends and family with the same vigor.
He was a loving son, husband, father, brother, uncle, grandfather and friend to many. He was a devout Boston Red Sox fan as well as a New England Patriots fan and a die-hard Syracuse Orangemen especially when it came all the basketball teams of the Jim Boeheim era. He was a dedicated and loyal parishioner at the Episcopal Church of the Resurrection in Longwood, Fl for well over 20 years.
His favorite hobby was spending time with friends and family in any and all social settings and special occasions.
He was an excellent listener and a best friend to everyone!!! He is greatly loved and tremendously missed by many!!!!!
He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Donna Bartlett of Lake Mary Florida, his son Christopher Bartlett of California, his daughter Nancy Bartlett of Canada, his stepson Jon Koepfli of California, his stepdaughter Tracy Caveny of Sanford Fl, sister-in-law Mary Ellen Boland of Baldwinsville New York, his brother and sister-in-law Bud and Lynda Hedinger of Winter Springs Florida. His many loving nieces and nephews include Pam Andersen and husband Don of Massachusetts, John Bearse of Massachusetts, Lisa Lundgren of Baldwinsville New York, Carolyn Izzo and husband Mark of Winter Park Fl, Suzanne Amstutz and husband Aaron of Murfreesboro Tennessee, and Brad Hedinger and wife Dana of Winter Park Florida. In addition he loved very much his Grand nieces and nephews Faith, Anthony, Brinley, Lily, David, Ashlyn, Christian and Kalandra. He was predeceased by his son Bruce Bartlett.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday September 14th at 1130 am at The Episcopal Church of the Resurrection
251 East Lake Brantley Dr
Longwood Fl 32779
In lieu of flowers please consider making a donation to your local Parkinson’s Foundation.