Arthur Batrouny, 84, of Lewiston, NY, passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. Born in Niagara Falls, NY, he was the son of the late Amien and Jeannie (Shaheen) Batrouny.
Arthur served in the United States Navy, as a 2nd Class Gunner's Mate, until his honorable discharge on December 22, 1953. He was very proud to have served in the U. S. military. He was predeceased by his wife, Beverly.
Arthur was employed by Laborers International Union of North America Local 91 for many years prior to his retirement in 1995. He was an excellent construction worker. He was a longtime fraternal member of the Niagara River Lodge No. 785 F & AM as well as a 30 year member of the Ismailia Shrine Temple and the National Rifle Association. For many years, he very much enjoyed hunting at his hunting lodge in the Southern Tier, and made lifelong friends there.
Arthur is survived by his siblings, Donald (Ellen) Batrouny, Shirley (late Edward) Walaszek, Geraldine (late John) Olin, Sandra (late Michael) Santoro; and his dear nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by siblings, Samuel (Margaret) Batrouny, Edward (late Delores) Batrouny, Mae Batrouny, Jean (late Virgil) Cascioli and his dear great-nephew, Christopher J. D'Angelis.
Arthur was a happy and giving soul. Rest in peace brother and may your memory be eternal.
A memorial service will be held at M. J. COLUCCI & SON NIAGARA FUNERAL CHAPEL, 2730 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY 14304, on Friday, June 2, 2017 from 3:00 - 6:30 PM. Memorial offerings may be made in Arthur's name to Shriners Hospitals for Children, 2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, Fla. 33607-1435 or Niagara River Lodge No. 785 F & AM, 1001 South Ave., Niagara Falls, NY 14305; or Hospice Niagara Inc., 4675 Sunset Dr., Lockport, NY 14094.
Visit mjcoluccifuneralchapel.com for register.
Published on May 29, 2017