|Birth: ||Aug. 17, 1873|
|Death: ||Sep. 26, 1925|
L. D. Bates Dies at Home in Malta
Word has been received in Harve of the death of L. D. Bates, whose daughter, Elaine, was connected with the editorial department of the Havre Daily Promoter two years ago.
Mr. Bates died after an extended illness. Burial will be made in the Malta cemetery after service at the Catholic church at 9:30 this morning.
Mr. Bates was proprietor of the Valley Drug company, and a resident of Malta for th last 10 years. Before coming to Malta in the fall of 1915, Mr. Bates and family had resided in Kalispell and Columbia Falls since 1902 with the exceptance of a brief residence at Somers, Montana.
He is survived by his widow and an only child, Elaine Bates. Also by a brother, Orlo Bates of Toledo, Ohio, and two sisters, Mrs. J. W. Donan of Carro, Ill., and Mrs. Etta Holden of Port Huron, Mich. Mr. Bates was a fourth degree Knight of Columbus, of which order he was a past grand knight and member of the Elks lodge.
Malta City Cemetery
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