Russell Dean (Buzz) Bartz, passed away Friday, December 25, 2015 at Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Arkansas at the age of 75. He was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to the late Alvin and Elizabeth (Rulf) Bartz on October 4, 1940. Russell was united in marriage to Janet Elizabeth Brusoe on January 25, 1963 in Rhinelander, Wisconsin. He spent his life as a loving son, brother, husband, father, friend and spent his working years as a Post Master with the United States Postal Service. Russell is survived by his wife, Janet of 52 years; daughters, Shari Zoern and husband Steve of Antigo, Wisconsin and Nicole Bartz of Rhinelander, Wisconsin and brothers, Don Bartz and wife Barb of Rothschild, Wisconsin and Bob Bartz and wife Jane of Georgetown, Texas. He was preceded in death by his parents, Alvin and Elizabeth Bartz.
There are no services planned at this time.
Arrangements entrusted to Doty Family Funeral and Memorial Service of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas.