Larry F. Batson

Alton | Wednesday, April 11 2012

Larry F. Batson, 75, passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at Alton Memorial Hospital. 

  Born March 2, 1937 in Granite City, he was a son of Charles and Marguerite (Wachter) Batson.

  The U.S. Army veteran worked for Granite City Steel until he retired in 1999.

  He is survived by three sisters, Patricia (Harold) Sly of East Alton, Suzanne Batson of Chicago and Charlene (Jerry) Becker of East Alton; and numerous nieces and nephews.

  He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, James, Robert and Roger Batson.

  Visitation will be Saturday, Apr. 14 at Paynic Home for Funerals in Rosewood Heights from 11 a.m. until services begin at 12:00 p.m.  Father James Flach will officiate.

  Burial will follow at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto. 

  Memorials may be made to Holy Angels Catholic Church where he was a member.

  Online guestbook available at

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