G. Yates, age 83, passed away Tuesday, March
18, 2008 at home.
born May 5, 1924 in Rosiclare, IL, the son of
Edward and Josephine (Butler) Yates.
September 9, 1941, he married Marlyn Biggs in
Detroit and she preceded him in death.
worked at Ford Motor Company as an inspector
for over 20 years.
include: two daughters, Marilyn ( James)
Porter of Milan and Rita Yates of Ypsilanti;
four grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren;
and several nieces and nephews. In addition to
his wife, he was preceded in death by his
parents, two daughters, Glynda and Patricia,
one grandson, Larry, two sisters and six
funeral service will be 2: 00 p. m. Saturday,
March 22, 2008 at Stark Funeral Service Moore
Memorial Chapel with Pastor Gordon Moore
officiating. Burial will follow in Union-Udell
Cemetery. The family will greet friends at the
funeral home 6-9 p. m., Thursday and 2-4 and
6-9 p. m., Friday.
Ann Arbor News (MI) - March 20, 2008