The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

January 18, 2014

Dr. Bradley K. Eppinger

Podiatrist was member of sportsmen’s clubs


- — A private service will be held for Dr. Bradley K. Eppinger of Sharon.

Dr. Eppinger passed away Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, in his residence, after an extended illness. He was 55.

Dr. Eppinger was born Sept. 26, 1958, in Ellwood City, Pa., a son of Bill and Marlene Eppinger.

He was a podiatrist for more than 25 years in Sharon and also practiced in Grove City, Ellwood City and Zelienople. He was a member of the Greenville Sportsmen’s Club and the Western Reserve Fish and Game Club. He enjoyed golfing, hunting, fishing and skeet shooting.

Surviving are: his wife of nearly 25 years, the former Debbie Batanian; his father, Bill Eppinger (Angie), Zelienople; a sister, Melissa Davis (Bruce), Pittsburgh, and their children Kelly and Kevin; his mother-in-law, Mary A. Batanian, Sharon; and two brothers-in-law, Larry Batanian (Tricia), Pennington, N.J., and their son, Michael; and David Batanian (Sally), Chicago, and his sons, Alex and Kiel.

Dr. Eppinger was preceded in death by his mother, Marlene K. Eppinger, and his father-in-law, Sonny Batanian.

A heartfelt thank you is extended to Hospice of the Valley, particularly nurse Lynn Bousner, for exceptional care during this difficult time.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Hospice of the Valley, 225 Villa Marie Road, Box 226, Villa Maria, PA 16155.


Dr. Bradley K., 55, of Sharon.

Calling hours: 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday (1-21-14) in J. BRADLEY McGONIGLE FUNERAL HOME and CREMATORY Inc., 1090 E. State St., Sharon.

Condolences can be sent to his family by visiting the website

Service: A private service will be held for the family.