Robert Battiola

VULCAN – Robert J. Battiola was born to Eternal Life on Wednesday, May 14, 2014.

Survived by his loving wife of 66 years. Devoted father of Mariettta (Roger) Beougher, Elizabeth (Mark) Julka, Catherine (Paul) Smet, Richard (Mary Jo), and John (Jan). Grandfather of 16 grandchildren. Great-grandfather of six great-grandchildren.

Preceded in death by his son, Daniel (Mary Cerwin); his brother, Achille; and his sister, Irma.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 22, from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at St. Barbara Catholic Church in Vulcan.

The Mass of Christian Burial will immediately follow at 11 a.m. at the church.