Gary R. Batman

BERLIN CENTER – Gary R. Batman, 59, of Berlin Center, died Saturday after an extended illness.

Born Aug. 25, 1953, in Salem, he was the son of Russell and Wilma (Liber) Batman.

Mr. Batman was a member of Berlin Center United Methodist Church.

Survivors include his daughter, Hope Batman; three grandsons; two sisters, Darleen (Roy) Carson of Berlin Center and Gail Bortz of Northville, Mich.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home in Salem.

Friends may call beginning at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

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