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Preston A. Yates
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Birth: Jan. 27, 1892
Rantoul
Champaign County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 6, 1973
Evergreen Park
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Preston Andrew Yates was the son of Elijah John Yates and Cora Elizabeth Strouss. He served as a 2nd Lt., 16th Infantry, U.S. Army, between 01 May 1917 and 18 Dec 1918. He married Leila M. Hall on 01 May 1918 in Cook County, Illinois; together they had two sons, Richard Arthur and Eugene Willis.

Obituary: "YATES - Preston A. Yates, February 6, 1973, beloved husband of Leila Yates; fond father of Richard A. and Eugene W. Yates; grandfather of Robert, Ronald, Keith and Gregory; great grandfather of three. At Lain & Son Chapel, 2121 W. 95th St. where services will be held Friday, February 9th at 1 p.m. Interment Evergreen. Visitation after 3 p.m. Wednesday. 238-2182."
Chicago Tribune, Sec. 3 p. 15, Feb. 7 & 8, 1973 
 
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 Parents:
  Elijah John Yates (1866 - 1934)
  Cora Elizabeth Strouss Brown (1872 - 1928)
 
 Spouse:
  Leila M. Hall Yates (1895 - 1986)
 
 Siblings:
  Preston A. Yates (1892 - 1973)
  Everett Fernald Yates (1894 - 1968)*
  Ethel Grace Yates Loeber (1895 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery and Mausoleum
Evergreen Park
Cook County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: SY
Originally Created by: Dennis Krebs
Record added: Apr 06, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67978913
Preston A. Yates
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Preston A. Yates
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