|Birth: ||Aug. 14, 1950|
|Death: ||Oct. 21, 2010|
The Daily Item Sat Nov 13, 2010, 05:51 PM EST
— PHOENIX, Ariz. — Dennis E. Batdorf, 60, of Phoenix, Ariz., and formerly of Watsontown, passed away Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010.
He was born Aug. 14, 1950, in Lewisburg, a son of the late William R. and Ruth (Cromley) Batdorf Sr.
He graduated from Warrior Run High School in 1968, and joined the Pennsylvania National Guard where he served a six-year term and was honorably discharged in 1975.
He was a hairdresser in Watsontown for many years earlier in life and spent the past 20 years in the legal profession. He was a deputy clerk with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Harrisburg before relocating to Arizona and was currently working as a class action file clerk for the law firm of Bonnett, Fairbourn, Friedman, and Balint in Phoenix.
Dennis enjoyed making wedding cakes, flower arranging, camping, taking trips with family and friends and riding his motorcycle.
He is survived by a sister, Cleta Waltman, of Milton; a brother and sister-in-law, William R. Jr. and Cindy Batdorf, of Watsontown; and four nieces, Kristie, of South Williamsport and Ellen, Natasha and Tara, all of Watsontown.
Preceding him in death, in addition to his parents, was a brother, Jeffrey Batdorf who died in 2001.
Friends are invited to call from 2 to 3 p.m. Nov. 21 at Brooks Funeral Home, Watsontown where a memorial service will follow at 3 with the Rev. Carl Varner of Mount Deliverance Chapel, New Columbia, officiating.
Burial will follow in Watsontown Cemetery.
Created by: Rich Fedoush
Record added: Nov 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61592817