Douglas L. Bartholomew, 64, Green Bay, passed away peacefully on Saturday May 22, 2021 at his home surrounded by his many family members and friends.
Dougie was born on February 15, 1957 in Gaylord, MI., son of Illene (Mariage) Bartholomew and the late Donald Bartholomew. He graduated from Houghton Lake High School with the class of 1975.
On April 6, 2002 he married Linda J. Boehm in Green Bay. He was employed by Pfefferle Company for 19 years as a maintenance tech. His love for landscaping and passion for decorating homes for the holiday season brought many smiles to people’s faces.
Dougie was a good husband, father, son, grandpa, papa, co-worker and all-around good person. He touched so many lives including friends; Clarence, who was like a brother to him, Vern, Mark, Ryan, all his co-workers and so many more. He loved everyone so much, he brought a smile onto everyone’s face when he entered a room with a joke, some funny, some sassy, some stupid.
Survivors include his wife Linda, Green Bay; his mother Illene, Houghton Lake, MI; his children Scott Bartholomew and Katie Bartholomew, Russ Gignac and Nicholas Gignac, Anna McGregor; five grandchildren, Liz, Darien, Anastasia, Jadin, Carson; five great-grandchildren Jazzy, Cyrus, Paul, Katie and Freya; two sisters, Debbie (Rocky) Meister and Janice (John) Kasik; two brothers Mark (Patty) Bartholomew and Tim (Carolyn) Bartholomew; also surviving are nieces, nephews, cousins and his loved extended family; specials pets, Sterling, Cooper, Gizzy and D.O.G.
Douglas was also preceded in death by two sisters, Nancy Clair and Jeanne Good and one infant sister Karen.
The family will greet relatives and friends from 3:00 pm until 5:00 pm on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at Lyndahl Funeral Home, 1350 Lombardi Avenue Green Bay.
Funeral services will be held at 5:00 pm Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at Lyndahl Funeral Home, 1350 Lombardi Avenue, Green bay. Officiating at the service will be his granddaughter Liz Cobb.
Expressions of sympathy, memories and photos may be shared on his tribute page at www.lyndahl.com.
In lieu of flowers a memorial fund as been established in Doug’s name.
“Just Smiles, Less Tears”.