Don Bartlett, of Sedalia, will celebrate his 80th birthday Sunday with dinner at Piropos Restaurant in Kansas City with family and friends. The dinner will be hosted by his children and and his wife Carolyn Bartlett.
Don was born July 8, 1936, in Sedalia.
He retired as a Chief Petty Office after serving in the U.S. Navy for 23 years. Don resumed a second career with the United States Postal Service working as a mail carrier at the Sedalia Post Office for 20 years before retiring in 1997.
He has two children Brian (Michelle) Bartlett, of Kearney, and Eric (Melissa) Bartlett, of Liberty; and five grandchildren.