Passed away peacefully at the St. Catharines General Hospital in St. Catharines on Monday, January 27, 2020. Anne Mary Batcules (nee Potashnyk), aged 80 years, beloved wife of the late John Batcules, loving partner of Michael Sobie, loved sister of Michael Potashnyk (Norma), dear aunt of Eva, Jason (Alisa) and Nicholas (Michelle) and great aunt of Cole, Brett, Leah, Nate, Luke, Reid and Cate. Anne was a retired principal serving with the Niagara Public District School Board. Anne served with the C.W.L. at our Lady of Scapular Church in Niagara Falls for many years. Anne was an avid gardener, traveller and loved entertaining. Visitation will be held at Patrick J. Darte Funeral Chapel, 39 Court Street, St. Catharines (905-685-6584) on Saturday, February 1, 2020 from 11am until time of service in the funeral chapel on Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 1:00pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or the charity of your choice would be appreciated.