Forrest Lee “Joe” Bartlett, 85, passed away August 10, 2013. Visitation will be 6:00 to 8:00 pm Wednesday, August 14 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO. Graveside services will be 1:00 pm Thursday, August 15 at Missouri Veterans Cemetery, Higginsville, MO. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Northland Hospice or The Lymphoma Society.
Joe was born November 22, 1927 in Norborne, MO to John William and Maude (Markham) Bartlett. He was a veteran of the U. S. Navy. He was the owner of For Mart, Inc. He leaves his wife, Martha “Marty” Singleton Bartlett who he married in 1948; daughter, Christine Brooks (Orlando) Figueredo; son, Scott (Pam) Bartlett; sisters, Bonnie (Randy) Hollan, Harriett Bartlett; four grandchildren, Tyler, Joshua, Heidie and Lexi; one great grandson, Lucas. (Arrangements: Park Lawn Funeral Home 816-523-1234).