Jerry J. Batcha,71, of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, March 26, 2016.

He was born January 3, 1945 in Cleveland to the late John and Bertha (nee-Wolowicz) Batcha.

Jerry is survived by his loving wife, Linda (nee-Fortuna), daughter, Lynne (Daniel) Nowak and son, Andrew Batcha, grandfather of 5 and great grandfather of 2.

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, John (Yolanda) Batcha.

Mr. Batcha enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family.

The family will receive friends Saturday, April 2, 2016 from 5-8 P.M. at the Bodnar-Mahoney Funeral Home, 3929 Lorain Ave., Cleveland, OH 44113.