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Doris Batezel, age 87, of Gloucester City; devoted parishioner of St. Mary’s Church

Doris Batezel, on February 20, 2008. Age 87. (nee Sterling) Born and raised in Gloucester City.

Loving and devoted wife of 46 years to the late Clifford D. Batezel. Devoted mother of Barbara D. (Ed) Anyzek of Gloucester City, Janet (late Frank) Busch of Gloucester City, Carolyn (late Donald) Masey of Gloucester City, Clifford R. (Patricia) Batezel of Pine Hill, Richard (Liz) Batezel of Collingswood, Raymond (Christine) Batezel of Haddon Twp., and Kimberly (Lou) Morris of Mickleton. Loving grandmother of Sheryl (Barry), Linda (John), Ed, Jr. (Patricia), Michelle (James), Frankie (Tina), David (Beth), Matthew (Cathy), Richie, Brian, Steven, Jennifer, Kelly, late Timothy, Sean, Tara, Kerrin, Lia, and Taylor. Loving great-grandmother of Katilynn, Zachary, Joshua, Brianna, Ed, III, Carlie, MacKenzie, Madison, Connor, Hannah, Grace, Emma, Casey, Maria, Zachary and late Taylor. Dear sister of Evelyn (late Raymond) Morton of Cinnaminson and predeceased by her sisters; Margaret Higgenbotham and Christine Hoffman.

Doris was a lifelong resident of Gloucester City and a devoted parishioner of St. Mary's R.C. Church.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend her viewing on Sunday evening from 7 to 9 pm and Monday morning from 9 to 10 am at the McCANN – HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: 851 Monmouth Street (at Brown Street) Gloucester City.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday morning at 10:30 am at St. Mary's R.C. Church: 426 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City. Interment New Saint Mary's Cemetery, Bellmawr.

The family requests memorial donations may be made in Doris' memory to: The Hospice of Moorestown VNA: 300 Harper Dr. Moorestown, NJ 08057 or Saint Mary's Special Fund: at the above address. Please write Doris Batezel in the memo of the check. Expressions of sympathy under online obituaries of Doris Batezel.