Jesse A. Batterham
Jesse A. Batterham
  • December 25, 1992 - March 4, 2017
  • Mapleton, Illinois

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Jesse A. Batterham, 24, of Mapleton passed away at 1:44 am Saturday, March 4, 2017 at his residence.
He was born December 25, 1992 in Peoria, the son of Chad and Jill Roach Batterham.
Jesse is survived by his parents; two sisters, Heather and Sydney Batterham of Mapleton; one grandfather, James Batterham of Bartonville; one grandmother, Sharon Batterham of Las Vegas, Nevada; several aunts, uncles, and cousins; and his beloved Nugget.
He is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Barbara and George Roach.
Jesse was a 2011 graduate from Illini Bluffs. He was a volunteer with American Red Cross.
He was a past member of the Lake Camelot Swim Team and PAWW.
Jesse was an avid writer and was a wonderful big brother to his two sisters.
Jesse's goal in life was to be an English teacher and to help others who are also lost in life.
Jesse joined the U.S. Navy in 2014 and was later medically discharged.
The family is comforted in knowing that Jesse is now in the care of God and his beloved "Mee Maw and Paw Paw".
Funeral services will be 12:00 pm Friday, March 10, 2017 at St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church. Father James Pallardy is officiating. Visitation will be Thursday Evening March 9, 2017 from 5-7:00 pm and an hour prior to services also at the church.
Davison-Fulton Woolsey-Wilton is in charge of arrangements.
Burial will be Princeville Township Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to The Human Service Center.
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