FRED BATZ Warwick, N.Y. Fred
Batz, 76, of Warwick, passed away on April 4, 2005 in St.
Anthony's Hospital, Warwick. Born on May 7, 1928 in New
Milford, N.Y., he was the son of Fred and Margaret Mabee
Batz. Mr. Batz was a member of the Bellvale United Methodist
Church. He was a 55-year member and past president and Captain
of The Raymond Hose Co. of the Warwick Fire Dept. and 2nd
Lt. of the Warwick Fire Police. He served for 49 years on
the Warwick Ambulance Corp. He was past president of the
Town of Warwick Republican Committee and served as Town
Councilman for the Town of Warwick for seven years. In 1979,
he was named citizen of the year by the Warwick Jaycees.
He was a US Army Air Corp. Veteran. He is survived by his
wife of 56 years, Jean Quackenbush Batz; daughters, Margaret
Blasko and husband Mike, Vivki Fulmer and husband Denny
and Kaye Mikovits and husband Mike; sons, William Batz and
wife Sue and Fred Batz III; nine grandchildren; and three
great-grandchildren; his brother Michael John Batz and his
wife Fran; and several nieces and nephews.