Aumsville – Nick
passed away on Thursday at home with his loved ones at his side
after a long battle with colon cancer.
Nick, an Aumsville
native, graduated from Cascade High School in 1969. He worked at
Burkland Lumber Company for many years. He loved boating and water
skiing, fishing, especially for fall run Chinook on the Siletz
River, making fishing lures, camping, reading, snowmobiling,
farming, and Oregon Ducks Football! Nick loved his family and they
were very important to him.
He is survived by his
wife of 29 years, Kathy, daughter Nichole, sons Josh and Jake,
“Catfish” and Morrighan, parents Vern and Char, brother Tim,
all of Aumsville; Nick’s former wife Leslie and many extended
will be held at Chester Bridges Memorial Community Center
in Aumsville on Saturday, July 31, 2010 from 2-4 pm. In lieu of flowers donations may be made
to Salem Hospital Foundation Cancer Fund in the name of
Nick Bartosz. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.