Patrick Batalitzky, 50, of Keyport, passed away, Thursday, February 1, 2018, at home. Born in Brooklyn, NY, he resided in Queens before settling in Keyport in 2004. He formerly worked as a truck driver with Harbor Freight, Elizabeth, NJ, prior to his disability. He was a wonderful father, son, brother, uncle, brother-in-law and friend. He was a jokester and loved fishing.
Patrick was predeceased by a son, Damian White; and his mother, Lila (Farley) Weiner (2018). He is survived by his beloved wife, Irene White; a son, Brian White; his stepfather, Dennis Weiner; two brothers, Bruce and Paul Batalitzky; a sister, Denise Soto; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Thomas White and Angela Pisciotta; Rosemarie Petowsky, Ethel Horath and David Petowsky; cherished goddaughter, Lila Batalitzky; a favorite aunt, Margaret Farley; a cousin, James Farley; several nieces and nephews, Andrew Petowsky, David Petowsky, Jr., Gabriella Barbara, Arianna White, Gianna White, Catherine and Michael Horath, Tyrese and Laryssa Jolly and her parents, Neville “Doc” and Lisa Jolly; his best friend, George Stiesi and his wife Dawn; and several other aunts, uncles and cousins. He will be dearly missed and fondly remembered by his family and friends.
At the direction of the family, Patrick was privately cremated. Day Funeral Home, 361 Maple Place, Keyport, NJ 07735, was entrusted with the cremation arrangements. You may post a condolence to the family at the funeral home website www.dayfuneralhome.com.