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Obituary for William H. Battles

In Loving Memory
William H. Battles Jr.
November 20, 1958 - May 18, 2023

William (Bill) H. Battles, 64, of Parish, NY, passed away after a long illness Thursday, May 18, 2023.

Bill was predeceased by his father, William Henry Battles and his mother, Sheila A. (VanDam) Renski.

He is survived by one brother, Ralph D. Battles (Melissa Battles), three children, Billie Jo Battles (Joseph Fortino), David Lee Battles and Anthony Ray Battles and 10 Grandchildren.

Bill served in the Army, working his way up to Sargent as a metal worker and a track vehicle mechanic. He earned his parachutist badge, expert badge M-16 and mechanic badge while serving.

He worked 26 years as a boiler worker for Fulton Boiler works in Pulaski, NY

Bill was known by those closest to him for his witty humor, his heart to help people, his love of dogs, guns, hunting, riding motorcycles and most of all, Pepsi.

In honor of his final wishes, there will not be any services. His final resting place will be next to his mother at Riverside cemetery in Altmar, NY.

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