On March 29, 2008 GEORGE S. BATEMAN, SR.; beloved husband of Elizabeth Bateman; devoted father of George Bateman, Jr. and his wife Debby, Mary Seaby and her husband Bill; dear brother of Grace Profilio, Theresa Linardi, Bernadette Martin, James Vincent Bateman and the late Catherine Leitschuh; loving grandfather of Gregory, Patrick and David Seaby, Katie, Zachary and Nicholas Bateman; great grandfather of Ashley, Alex and Michael Seaby. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. A funeral from the Connelly Funeral Home of Essex, 300 Mace Avenue on Wednesday, 9:15AM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church, 1408 Old Eastern Avenue at 10AM. Visiting hours on Tuesday, 3-5 and 7-9PM. interment Holly Hill Memorial Gardens.