08.14.13

Morris Batter

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Morris Batter, of Orange, CT passed away on August 10th .  Born in 1931 to Marion and Samuel Batter in New Haven, brother of Irwin, married Nancy Lee, and became father to Anne and Steven. After graduating from The Wharton School and University of Michigan with an MBA, he served in occupied Germany and later worked for the US Census Bureau before returning to New Haven to run a realty firm and become owner of the Branford marina, Pier 66 with Irwin. He generously gave to those in need, raised money for the building of the Milford Orange YMCA and after 9-11, was a regular blood donor up to the time of his illness. Those who knew him will remember both his integrity and ability to make us laugh. He passed onto his children his strengths in swimming, skiing, and passion for music and photography.

Funeral service and interment are private. The family is accepting visitors on Sunday afternoon from 3-5 at Nancy and Moe’s home.

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3 Comments

  1. Harris O'Brasky said,

    08.15.13 at 1:18 pm

    I was an old friend of Moe’s and served with him in Augsburg Germany and I wish to my sincere condlences to Nancy and family

  2. James L Dahill Sr said,

    08.15.13 at 6:36 pm

    Goodbye Old Friend,

    from the New Haven schools of Edgewood Elementary and Hillhouse High to many years of doing business together.

    JLD

  3. Cecle Drutman Adler said,

    08.15.13 at 8:56 pm

    Fond memories of our youth – riding on the crossbar of Moe’e bicycle, sledding down the Glen Road Hill, playing baseball in the middle of the street and our senior prom . We were such good friends. He was a wonderful friend and a wonderful guy. Condolences to all his family. Cecle