Dorris H. Batt of Princeville, Kaua'i, passed away peacefully at her home on Jan. 10, 2012, at the age of 91. She was born in Beacon, New York, on Feb. 8, 1920. She was a history teacher, wife and mother. She was married to George Batt on Aug. 17, 1946. They moved from Beacon, New York, to Kaua'i in 1976. She always said her best years were here on Kaua'i. She was preceded in death by son, David Batt; husband, George Batt and parents, Friedrick and Edith Heaney. She is survived by daughters, Jane (John) Timmons of Dillon, Colo.; Wendy (Charlie) Elsasser of Princeville; grandchildren, Heather (Paul) Beckett of New Delhi, India; Rama Timmons of Dillon, Colo.; Jamie (Courtney) Timmons of Crested Butte, Colo., and Justin Knipple of Raleigh, N.C. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, Jan. 21, at Waioli Hu'uai Church, Hanalei. Visitation will be held at 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. and service at 2 p.m. Donations may be made to Kaua'i Hospice or Waioli Hu'uai Church. Arrangements made by Borthwick Kaua'i Mortuary Koloa, Kaua'i. Published in the Garden Island (Lihue, HI) on Sunday, January 15, 2012.
Daughter of Fredrick Wanzer Heaney and Edith Louise Fairchild Heaney.