Carolyn R. Bartos, 72, a resident of White Rock since 1978 passed away January 8, 2017, from a brave and courageous fight with leukemia. Carolyn was born in Sewickley, Pa., on June 2, 1944 to Mary and Thomas Gayliardi Sr.
Carolyn worked as a pre-school teacher before ritiring. She enjoyed working in her garden and yard and her two dogs, Shila and KoKo.
Carolyn is survived by her husband of 54 years Jacob Bartos III; sons Jacob (Julie) Bartos IV, Timothy Bartos, and Alan Bartos; mother Mary Gayliardi and siblings Thomas (Marie) Gayliardi Jr. and Mary Ann (John) Hennen; and nieces and nephews; she is proceeded in the death by her father Thomas Gayliardi Sr.
We were blessed to have such a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend.
Memorial donations may be made in Carolyn’s name to Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, www.lls.org.
A mass will be held in the spring at St. Joseph Church in Coraopolis, Pa., with the final resting place at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery in Moon Township, Pa.
The family of Carolyn Bartos entrusted the care of their loved one to Berandinelli Family Funeral Service, Santa Fe.