Substance Use Disorder: Heroin Overdose
Michael Anthony Bartlett of Antioch Michael Anthony Bartlett, 22, formerly of Island Lake, away unexpectedly Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, at Vista Medical Center East, Waukegan, IL. He was born Aug. 29, 1990, in Glendale Heights, IL, the son of Michael and Theresa (nee Brewer) Bartlett. He lived in Island Lake for many years, was a 2008 graduate of Wauconda High School, and recently moved to Antioch, IL. Mike enjoyed music, kart racing, shooting pool, snow and wake boarding, extreme sports, the outdoors, the Chicago Cubs, his family, and his animals. Most recently, Mike was working for Kenny Erickson Landscaping in Zion, IL and earlier was working for Shaded Days in Lake Bluff, IL. Survivors include his parents, Michael (Carolina) Bartlett of South Beloit, IL and Theresa Bartlett of Antioch, IL; his siblings, Christian, Carson, Marley and Morgan; maternal grandparents, Nana Gerry Brewer of Palatine, IL and Papa Chet (Joyce) Brewer of Waukegan, IL; paternal grandparents, Fred (Bennie) Bartlett of Huntley, IL and Grandma Pattie and Grandpa Rudy Savaglio of North Dakota; his faithful dogs, Jawz and Frankie; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives and loving friends. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, at the Strang Funeral Home of Antioch, 1055 Main St. (Route 83), Antioch, IL 60002. Interment will be private. Visitation will be held from 4 until 8 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Gateway Charitable Foundation, 25480 W. Cedar Crest Lane, Lake Villa, IL 60046, are appreciated in Mike's memory. Please sign the online guest book for Mike at www.strangfh.com. For information, 847-395-4000.
"Michael" may be gone but NEVER forgotten!