- Bernice M. 'Bunny' Batchelder, 84, wife of John Batchelder, passed away April 21, 2017, at a Bangor healthcare facility. She was born Feb. 14, 1933, in Howland, the daughter of Wilfred and Lillian (Bishop) Theriault.
Bunny enjoyed teaching the Bible to children in Sunday School and taking part in the Ladies Bible Study. She loved her flowers and was known for her beautiful flower gardens. In addition to her husband, she is survived by a son Daniel Batchelder and his wife Karen and a daughter Brenda and her husband Richard Sage; seven grandchildren Andrew Batchelder and Gina, Michelle and Ben Sobey, Darren Batchelder, Melissa and Andrew Millett, Alan Sage and Jennie, Rachel and Kelly Lennox, and Andrea and Seth Dickinson; six great-grandchildren; and a brother Carroll Theriault. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by four siblings Donald Theriault, Robert Theriault, Dorothy Green and Gladys Dudley.
In honoring her wishes, there will be no funeral service, but a graveside service will be held at the time of burial at a date to be announced. Condolences may be expressed at www.clayfuneralhome.com
Published on  April 24, 2017