John Badertscher, age 78, passed away Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at the V. A. Hospital in Tucson, Ariz. He was born in the Town of Darlington in Lafayette County the son of Otto and Alma (Ast) Badertscher on June 15, 1938.
Survivors are three sons, Jim, Jeff of Tucson, Ariz., Jerry of Conover, N.C.; three brothers Paul of Darlington, Louis of Kingman, Ariz., Jim of Prescott, Ariz.; two sisters Darlene Brightbill of Madison, Susan (Greg) Meier of Waconia, Minn. He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Robert, Leo and William, wife Laura, son John and daughter Belinda.