Richard Battistoni, age 78, a resident of Lehigh Acres, died suddenly at Hope Hospice in Lehigh Acres, Florida. Born on June 26, 1937 in Mather, PA., son of the late Angelo and Adeline Battistoni. Richard is survived by his wife Ruth Bennett Battistoni of 59 years of marriage and his two sons, Richard of Boyertown, PA and Ronald (Lisa) of Quakertown, PA. Four grandsons and one great granddaughter. In addition, preceding Richards death was granddaughter Christina and four brothers and two sisters. He is survived by one brother and two sisters.
Richard served in the US Army and is a member of the American Legion Post 323 in Lehigh Acres, FL. Richard retired from Wannamaker Department Store in Montgomeryville, PA. Also, was the assistant golf pro for the Greene County Country Club in Waynesburg, PA.
There will be no services, but he will be missed by many.