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Gordon Batey

Gordon Batey

Thursday, July 7th, 1960 Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019

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Obituary for Gordon "Gordy" Batey

Gordon Leon Batey, age 58, of Fennville, Michigan passed away at Holland Hospital with his loving family by his side on April 3, 2019. He is the child of the late William and Betty Batey. When Gord was younger he loved to go hunting and fishing. He loved to work on vehicles, riding quads and taking the family to mud runs.

Gordy is survived by his better half of 25 years, Shelly Crane; his children, Nola (Eugene) Haley, Stephanie Brayman and Austin Batey; his siblings, Ron (Linda) Maynard, Darla (Ed) Hite, Wilma Ruder, Thelma Ipema, Lee (Julie) Batey and Lila (Rodney) Cowell; 7 grandchildren and many loving nieces and nephews.

Gordon is preceded in death by his parents, William and Betty Batey; his brother, Donald Maynard and his brother in law, Jeffrey Ipema.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association.

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Nola Haley

I love u so much words cant explain how much i am so lost with out u but i know u are watch over me, shelly ,stephanie and Austin i love u daddy R.I.H
Comment | Posted at 10:01am via Condolence

Darla Hite

My little bro, I talked to you almost every day.... oh my God how I miss your voice. I will keep my promises to you..love you so much a great man, brother , uncle, son, Dad, husband, son ,and friend. I will never forget all the memories that we shared untill we meet again and all of us are together again. Thanks for bein you.
Comment | Posted at 11:26pm via Condolence

Wilma Ruder

As we sat at your bed side sharing memories and love I could not stop thinking...OMG we are going to miss this! You may not have "been there" but physically you were still. I also cannot stop thinking of how very blessed all of us kids were and are to have a family that truely loves no matter what!! Thank you for your love lil brother your support just all that you gave to us. I'll miss you forever and know you will still be watching down on all of us and KNOW I will keep my promises to you!! I LOVE YOU!!!
Comment | Posted at 05:23pm via Condolence

Carla Cook

The neighborhood won't be the same. Hugs and prayers for the whole family.
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Jill Bush

I am so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.
Shawn and Jill Bush
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