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obit flagStephen Frederick Barthold Jr., 89, of Boiling Spring Lakes, died Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015 at his home.

He was born on June 25, 1926 in Teaneck, New Jersey, a son of the late Stephen F. and Anna Flint Barthold. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his beloved wife of 68 years, Janet W. Barthold on Oct. 2, 2015.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and retired as an electrical engineer.

Surviving are his two sons, Stephen F. Barthold, III (Beth), of Memphis, Tennessee, and David Hamilton Barthold (Cathy), of Cincinnati, Ohio; daughter, Leigh Ann Forte (Mike), of Boiling Spring Lakes; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 9  in the Brunswick Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 12 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Please send online condolences for the family at Brunswick Funeral Services.

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