Samuel Joseph Battista, Jr.,63, of Hagerstown, MD passed peacefully surrounded by his loving family at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD on November 3, 2018. Born August 30, 1955 in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Samuel and Alice Battista, Sr. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Glenn and Stephen Battista. He is survived by his wife, Debra Crowl of Hagerstown, MD and his daughters, Alexis Battista, Alice Bredland and Ashley Battista-Fesh, and his grandchildren Trinity, Shelby, and Clark Aris,of Strathroy, Ontario and Samuel and Alexana Bredland, of Laurel, MD. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 3:00 PM at Harman Funeral Home, 305 N. Potomac Street, Hagerstown, MD, where relatives and friends will be received one hour prior to the service. A celebration of his life will begin at 4:00 PM at Side Pockets, 807 S. Potomac Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740.