Leo A. Bathalon

Leo A. Bathalon, 70, of Rutland, died Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, at Rutland Regional Medical Center.
He was born May 10, 1948, in Rutland, the son of Albert F. and Theresa (Carreau) Bathalon.
He was a 1967 graduate of Mount St. Joseph Academy.
Mr. Bathalon was a U.S. Army Vietnam War veteran.
He was employed by Rutland Plywood Co., retiring in 2014.
He was a member of Rutland American Legion Post 31 and Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Mr. Bathalon enjoyed reading and was an avid fan of the New York Yankees.
Survivors include a son, Paul Perry, of Manchester; six siblings Roger Bathalon, Lucy Wedin, Mary Mumford, all of West Rutland, Robert Bathalon, of Brandon, Mark Bathalon, of Castleton, Richard Bathalon, of Proctor; two grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by a daughter, Tina Perry; and his longtime companion, Suzanne Houle.
The graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 21, in Vermont Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Randolph Center.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Dodge House, 95 Crescent St., Rutland, VT 05701.
Arrangements are by Clifford Funeral Home.

Published in Rutland Herald on Sept. 12, 2018