Paul Batsford, 72, of Cortland passed away March 12, 2017 at the Cortland Regional Medical Center. He was born December 23, 1944 in Cortland the son of the late Harold and Pearl Twitchell Batsford.
Paul was raised and educated in Moravia. He had worked at a farm in Truxton, Chris Craft, but spent most of his working career at Gutchess Lumber. He was an avid Syracuse sports fan.
He is survived by his daughter Penny (Mark) Hughes, his grandchildren Thomas Burch, Ashley (Jimmy) Wilkes, and Eric Burch, his great granddaughter Chloe Burch, his sister Eva Nestric, nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Paul was predeceased by his brothers Harold, Warren, Charles, David, and Homer Batsford.
There are no services scheduled at this time.
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