Richard Holland

Nellie H. 'Nonnie' Bartlett, educator

Nellie H. 'Nonnie' Bartlett, educator

Nellie H. "Nonnie" Bartlett, a retired private school educator and former Roland Park resident, died July 24 of pancreatic cancer at William Hill Manor in Easton. She was 83.

Nellie Gorman, the daughter of a dairy broker and a homemaker, was born in Baltimore and raised in Roland Park.

After graduating in 1945 from Roland Park Country School, she received a bachelor's degree in English from Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, Mass., in 1949. She earned a master's degree in education in 1968 from the Johns Hopkins University.

She taught briefly at Friends School and Roland Park Country School before her marriage in 1950 to John Richard Holland Jr., a banker...