Cress Funeral Home

#

Obituary

Marjorie Heiner Bartlett
September 24, 1921 - August 2, 2019

Marjorie Heiner Bartlett

Marjorie Heiner Bartlett
Sep 24, 1921 - Aug 2, 2019

Marjorie Heiner Bartlett
Iframe toggler
Free Newsletter
Send Sympathy Gifts
Find Us On Facebook

Madison - Marjorie Heiner Bartlett, 97, of Madison, passed away on Friday, August 2, 2019. She was born on September 24, 1921, in Oakland, CA to Captain John Nathaniel Hasfrouss Heiner and Marjorie Cooper Heiner. Marge grew up in multiple U.S. cities as the U.S. Coast Guard transferred her engineer father to new locations every couple of years. After graduating from Chevy Chase High School in Bethesda, MD in 1938, she attended American University in Washington D.C. and then transferred to the University of Wisconsin where she graduated with bachelor's and master's degrees in zoology. She was the first female teaching assistant in the UW zoology department's history. Marge had wanted to become a physician but was informed by the medical school that pretty women do not become physicians.

Marge married Dr. David E. Bartlett on July 22, 1945, and the family lived in Maryland, Minnesota, and Illinois before moving to Madison in 1963. Marge was a zoologist, school teacher and medical illustration artist before eventually becoming program director of the University of Wisconsin health information system, "HealthLine." She was recognized for her work with HealthLine by being named Madisonian of the Month by the Wisconsin State Journal in April, 1990.

Marge is survived by two sons, Dr. David H. Bartlett (Dr. Cheryl) of Waunakee, and Dr. Paul C. Bartlett (Pamela) of East Lansing, MI, four grandchildren: Dr. Allison Bartlett (Shawn Hannan) of Chicago, Dr. Nathaniel Bartlett (Dr. Lisa Woodson) of New Glarus, Andrew (Michele) Bartlett of Columbus, OH, and Dr. Alexander Bartlett of Dearborn, MI, and five great-grandchildren: Cooper, Owen, and William Hannan and Lev and Mila Bartlett. She is also survived by her sister Joan Webster of Pinetop, AZ. She was predeceased by her husband Dave in 2014. Marge leaves behind many friends in Madison at Oakwood Village, University Woods and in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii where she and Dave visited to avoid at least part of 24 Wisconsin winters. Marge and Dave were members at Luther Memorial Church in Madison, and the Lutheran Church of the Holy Trinity in Kailua-Kona. Marge and Dave were avid travelers, having visited all 50 states and all continents except for Antarctica.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Luther Memorial Church Foundation, 1021 University Ave, Madison, WI 53715; Oakwood Foundation, Inc., 6201 Mineral Point Road, Madison, WI 53705 https://oakwoodfoundationinc.org/ ; or Lutheran Church of the Holy Trinity, 77-165 Lako St., Kailua-Kona, HI 96740-2266.

Cress Funeral & Cremation Services
3610 Speedway Road
(608) 238-3434

Andy Bartlett on Sep 14, 2019

+2

Videos

Photos

Add a photo

The services for Marjorie have not yet been added. Please sign up below to be notified when the services are ready.

Get Notified When a Service is Added

Have a floral question? Call +1 888-640-1035

Healing Registry Unavailable at the Moment!

Loading...

Product Name

Description

$0

-
+

Your Shopping Cart is Empty

Jane Doe ×

What's your email address?

What Would You Like Written on the Card?

Choose a Delivery Date

* Note: Flower deliveries are limited to the highlighted delivery dates. Sunday deliveries are not available for flowers. We will try and accommodate early morning deliveries for the next business day but early morning delivery cannot be guaranteed if the order was placed late in the day.

Where Would You Like To Deliver To

 
 

No obituaries found

Product Details

Loading...

Product Name

Description

$0

Iframe toggler
Free Newsletter
Send Sympathy Gifts
Find Us On Facebook
Marjorie Heiner Bartlett

Sign in to add your memory

Login with Facebook

We will never post without permission

Just for verification: we never spam!

Marjorie Heiner Bartlett

Share Photo/Memorial Tributes

Marjorie Heiner Bartlett

Add to Your Calendar

Marjorie Heiner Bartlett

Obit Checkin

Marjorie Heiner Bartlett

Obituary Notifications

Grief Support

Marjorie Heiner Bartlett

Get Updates - tribute notifications

Thank you for sharing your memory of Marjorie

Help show your support by providing a gift of flowers and spreading the word.

Gift of Flowers

Offer comfort and support to the family with beautiful flowers and spreads

Send Flowers Browse Flowers

Spread the Word

Help friends and acquaintances of Marjorie leave memories by sharing to Facebook

Share to Facebook Share on Facebook

Try our free community resources...

Leaving a Legacy - free helpful resources!

Click the 'sign up' button to the right to kickoff the email series and receive the workbook pdf today. Then, set your "leg...

[Free] Veterans Funeral Benefit Series

With these emails, get answers to commonly asked questions, advice on how to apply, and discover options available to your ...
   
Marjorie Heiner Bartlett Online Obituary |

Cress Funeral Service, Inc. BBB Business Review