Born in Auburn, he was a creative and talented flooring installer, owning JB Flooring in Central Florida until he returned to CNY. He was a graduate of Skaneateles Central Schools and was
an avid fisherman.
He is survived by his parents William and Jeanette Bathgate formerly of Skaneateles now residing in South Carolina; brothers Josephs (Mindy) of Skaneateles, James (Christina) of Rochester and Jon (Leslie) of IL. He also leaves behind 2 nieces
and 5 nephews.
Services will be private. He will be buried in Lakeview
Memorial donations in Jeff’s name may be made to either Skaneateles Fire Department or SAVES.
To send condolences visit: robertdgrayfuneralhome.com.