Sam Battaglia age 84 of Lombard,

Written by Brust Funeral Home on February 8th, 2011

Sam Battaglia age 84 of Lombard, died February 8, at Manor Care in Hinsdale.  Visitation will be Friday, February 11, from 10 a.m. at Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard,  until time of funeral mass at 11 a.m. at Christ the King Church, Lombard.  Interment will be at Queen of Heaven Cemetery.

Mr. Battaglia is survived by his daughter of Patricia (Daniel) McCrery of Michigan; two grandchildren; five great grandchildren; his brother: Thomas Jr. (Arlene) of Riverside;   his sister in law Nancy of Darien; his nephews:  Kenneth (Linda) Peterson of Glen Ellyn and Dennis (Denise) Peterson of Wheaton; and many other nieces and nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his wife Virginia nee Linder; his sister Annette Peterson; and his  brother Joseph.

Mr. Battaglia had been a resident of Lombard since 1966.  He retired from Western Electric after 42 years.  He was a veteran of the U. S. Army having served in World War II, occupation of Japan.  He was a member of the VFW and a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America.  He had graduated from Farragut High School in Chicago.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Christ the King Church appreciated.

Arrangements by Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.

Info www.brustfuneralhome.com or 888-629-0094

 

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  1. Jeannet Greiving says:

    Thank you for having a more complete obituary of Sam than was available elsewhere.

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