2013-03-07 / Obituaries

Helen M. Batdorff

McConnellsburg, 84

Helen M. Batdorff, 84, McConnellsburg, died Thursday, February 28, 2013, at Chambersburg Hospital.

She was born in Mc- Connellsburg, June 2, 1928, the daughter of the late Alvin and Jennie (Pittman) Peck. She was the widower of Wayne E. Batdorff, whom she married on October 1, 1949, and he passed away on September 15, 1984.

She worked at the Sagner sewing factory in McConnellsburg, and also was a homemaker. She enjoyed bingo, Saturday afternoon kismet games and family and friends coming over for coffee.

She is survived by a daughter, Carole L. Batdorff of McConnellsburg; a sister, Dorothy Black of McConnellsburg; brothers: Alvin Peck Jr. of St. Thomas; and Melvin Peck of McConnellsburg.

She was preceded in death by sister Rosella Batdorff; and brothers: Emory Peck and Elmer “Pete” Peck.

Services were held at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg, at 11 a.m., Tuesday, March 5, 2013. Pastor Denver Plessinger officiated. Interment was at Asbury United Methodist Cemetery, Harrisonville.

Online condolences at www.howardlsipes.com.

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