Paul A. Bartsch, age 96, peacefully passed away September 27, 2020 at his Ellen’s Home residence in Port Washington, WI.

He was born June 2, 1924 to Paul A. and Ivy L. Peterson Bartsch in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.   He married Jeanette A. Noeske on October 27, 1945 at St. Monica Catholic Church in Whitefish Bay, WI.  Known as “Paul the Truck Driver” he drove for Reed Drugs in Milwaukee and then Square D Company in Milwaukee before retiring in 1987.

Paul is survived by his children Michael (Tricia) Bartsch of Port Washington, WI and Patti Schroeder of Grafton, WI.  Further survived by grandsons Scott (Peg) Schroeder of Waldo and Brian (Traci) Schroeder of Grafton, WI; great-granddaughters Katie and Kaya; other relatives and friends.

Private services have been held.

The family wishes to thank the staff of Ellen’s Home and Horizon Hospice for their outstanding care of Paul and Jeanette over the last 9 1/2 years.