Sharon A. Batten, 68 passed away March 21, 2014, her home in Butte.
She was born in Butte June 26, 1945, to Melvin and Ruth (Kennedy) Batten and attend local schools. She worked as a ward secretary at St. James Healthcare for over 40 years and belonged the Teamsters Union. She was a very independant person and had a profound love of animals.
She was preceded in death by her life patner Joanne "Jet" Thibodeau on July 16, 2003; her parents; and her sister Carol Paul.
Survivous include a niece, Cheri (Chris) Chumler of Carson City Nv. and numerous cousins.
In keeping with her wishes creations has taken placeand no services are planned at this time.
Memorials may be made to the Lady of the Rockies or Montana Betty Harp Animal Trust Fund, c/o D.A. Davidson 49 N. Main, Butte Mt. 59701. Express condolences at www.mtstandard.com/obts.
Thursday April 24, 2014 Graveside entombment services for Sharon Batten will be conducted Saturday morning at 11 o'clock in Mountain Veiw Cemetery with Sister Mary Jo McDonald, SCL officiating.