Ralph "ACE" S. Bartle, 26, of Henry Clay Blvd. Clay, died Saturday from injuries sustained in automobile accident. He grew up in Parish and graduated in 2003 from APW High School. Ralph resided in Clay for the past 4 years.
He was attached to the DET1 HHC BSTB 27th Brigade NYS Army National Guard for six years and then was deployed to Afghanistan with Bravo Troop 2/101 Cavalry 27th Brigade in 2008. He was honorably discharged in February and has since been employed as a sheet metal worker for ABC Refrigeration in East Syracuse. He enjoyed playing Paintball, and video games as well as anything to do near or in the water especially at his family's camp on Crystal Lake.
He was predeceased by his father Stephen Bartle in December of 2003. Ralph is survived by his wife Jacqueline Pierce and two daughters Destiny and Dominique; all living at home, his sister Sarah Aaron Maslen; of Parish, a brother Joe Bartle of Lee Center, his step mother Donna Horton; of Liverpool, a niece Ariana, his mother-in-law Patricia Wormald, several brothers and sisters in law.
Friends may call Tuesday from 4 to 8 pm at the Krueger Funeral Home, Mattydale. Funeral services will be at 11 Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Onondaga County Veterans' Cemetery.