Stephen Walter Batzer

November 23, 1951February 4, 2021

Stephen W. Batzer, 69, passed away on Thursday, February 4, 2021 in DeWitt, Michigan. He was born on November 23, 1951 to Dranoel and Betty Batzer in Bay City, Michigan. A longtime social worker for the State of Illinois, Steve loved to unwind with a good book (especially Stephen King), a good movie (any movie, really) and found peace in nature.

He was preceded in death by his son, Joshua Batzer; his parents; and his sister, Laura Batzer.

Steve will be remembered by his step-daughters, Meggie (Patrick) Kwiatkowski and Marie Teller; his grandchildren, Violet and Judy; his brothers, Michael (Rachel) and Kevin (Kathy) Batzer; and his niece and nephew, Laura and David.

No services will be held at this time. Memorial contributions may be made in Steve’s honor to the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation, National Processing Center, P.O. Box 1245, Albert Lea, MN 56007.


  • Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation


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