William C. "Bo" Bateson
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ZANESVILLE: William C. "Bo" Bateson, 83 of Zanesville passed away Saturday, September 29, 2012 at Cedar Hills Care Center. He was born March 26, 1929 in Zanesville a son of the late Wheeler C. and Edith Dille Bateson.
He had worked at ARMCO Steel, and retired from Racine Hydraulics, was a member of the VFW, American Legion and First Christian Church.
Bo graduated from Lash High School in 1948 where he was a stand out on the basketball team. After graduation he went on to play basketball for the United States Air Force while serving his country and protecting our freedoms overseas.
He is survived by his wife Shirley A. Maxwell Bateson; sons, William (Laura) Bateson of Dresden and Thomas (Christy) Bateson of Utica, OH; daughters, Beth Bateson-Adams and Sue King both of Zanesville; grandchildren, Ryan (Jennifer) and Kurt (Andrea) Allen, Clayton and Courtney Bateson and mother Cindy, Matthew Church, Kyle King, Allison and Karlie Sears, Beau Bateson, Luke and Chase Bateson; great grandchildren, Blake and Paige Allen; Close friends Pat James, Eddie Bowman, Dwight Stotts and Lefty Wagner.
In addition to his parents; he was preceded in death by one brother, David Bateson; sisters, Marjorie, Margaret, Rachel and Hilah; and son-in-law, Michael Adams.
Calling hours will be held from 2-4 and 6-8 on Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME, 1150 W. MILITARY RD., ZANESVILLE. Funeral services will be held at 11:00am Wednesday in the Snouffer Chapel with Rev. Dawn Remster officiating. Burial will follow in the Williams Cemtery.
To send a note of condolence to the Bateson family go to www.snoufferfuneralhome.com, find us on facebook or call our caring staff at 450.8000.
Published in the Times Recorder from Oct. 2 to Oct. 3, 2012