Born on April 12, 1961, in Kinnelon, NJ, he was the son of the late Laurens and Norma Harrison Battis.
Doug was employed at Phillips Farm in Milford, NJ. He was a graduate of Delaware Valley Regional High School in Frenchtown, and attended Ohio State University. He was a veteran, serving in the U.S. Navy.
He is survived by his spouse, Isabella Kotkowski Battis, his brother, Laurens Battis, a sister, Deborah Battis, and nephew, Connor Hagen.
A Memorial Service willll be held at a later date.