Gary A. Bartholomew, 67, of Ringgold, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016, at Select Specialty Hospital in Columbus.
He was born on March 13, 1948, in Circleville, to the late Charles C. and Virginia M. (Peters) Bartholomew.
Gary was a lifelong farmer, a veteran of the U.S. Army stationed in Germany, and later was a member of the Army National Guard. He also is a past member of AMVETS 2256.
He was a graduate of Teays Valley High School and Purdue University with a degree in agricultural engineering.
He is survived by sons, Charles Bartholomew of Groveport, Chris (Andrea) Bartholomew of Ringgold, Curtis (Vicki) Bartholomew of North Baltimore and Chadd (Jennifer) Bartholomew of Ashville; and grandchildren, Colton and Caitlyn Bartholomew.
A graveside service was held at the convenience of the family. Military honors were provided by AMVETS Post 2256.
Arrangements were made by the Oliver-Cheek Funeral Home, Ashville. Visit www.olivercheekfuneralhome.com.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal