Ret Colonel Richard L. Bartholomew "Bart"
devoted husband and father, peacefully left this world December 14, 2013. Born December 30, 1933 and married 58 years to his loving wife, Georgia Sue Bartholomew (80) who survives him with their five children, seven grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and seven siblings. Bart served 22 years in the USAF and retired decorated with the Distinguished Flying Cross. He continued serving our country through Hughes Aircraft in El Segundo, California as an electrical engineer until 1999. Services will be held today, December 19, 2013 at St Pius Catholic Church, 1800 Camino Pio Decimo, Tucson, AZ 85715 at 2:00 p.m. where he was a devout member. A graveside service with standard military honors will commence immediately after at East Lawn Cemetery, 5801 East Grant Road, Tucson, AZ 85712. Arrangements by BRING'S BROADWAY CHAPEL.