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Battersby, John A. - Sgt
JOHN A. BATTERSBY
John A. Battersby, 80, husband of Mrs. Loretta Hurley Battersby, 201 Passaic Street, died this morning in Philadelphia Naval Hospital after an illness of several weeks. He was a sergeant in World War I and served overseas with the infantry. He held membership in the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen; Trenton Council, No. 355, Knights of Columbus; Trenton Lodge, No. 164, Loyal Order of Moose; the Holy Name Society and Parent-Teacher Association of St. Mary’s Cathedral, and the Neptune Fire Company of Burlington.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his father, John J. Battersby of Burlington; a daughter, Claire; a son, Corporal John A., in Italy, and a sister, Mrs. Harold Hennessy of Burlington.
Arrangements are being completed by John A. Hartmann.
Trenton Evening Times, Trenton, NJ 11 Dec 1944