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Olive Berkey Bates
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Birth: Jan. 23, 1888
Davenport
Thayer County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Feb. 4, 1982
Edgar
Clay County
Nebraska, USA

Funeral services for Olive Bates were Saturday afternoon
at the United Methodist Church, Davenport. She died last
Thursday at the age of 94 years and 11 days.

Daughter of David and Louisa Berkey, she was born Jan. 23,1888, on a farm east of Davenport. She graduated from
high school in 1905 and was baptized and joined the
Lutheran church in Davenport.

In 1907, she was married to Walter J. Bates, Carleton. To
this union were born Robert 0. of Laguna Hills, Calif., Duane A. of Hastings. Mrs. Don W. Miller (Eloise) and Walter J. Bates, jr., of Davenport, Mrs. Paul Lyons (Dorothy) and Marian Faye.

Besides her children, she is survived by 16 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and nine
great-great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Bates resided on a farm west of Carleton until she and her husband retired and moved to Carleton. After her husband's illness, they moved to, Davenport.

She was a member of Eastern Star and the Methodist Church.

Mrs. Bates was able to remain in her home until
October, 1978, at which time she moved to the Bethedsa Care
Home, Edgar.

The Rev. C. J. Willis officiated at the services and
interment was in the Carleton Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were by Urbauer Funeral Home, Davenport.

Superior Express February 18, 1982. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  David Austin Berkey (1852 - 1928)
  Louisa Phillippi Berkey (1853 - 1917)
 
 Spouse:
  Walter J Bates (1884 - 1954)
 
 Children:
  Robert O Bates (1908 - 2006)*
  Duane Austin Bates (1910 - 1985)*
  Marian Faye Bates (1918 - 1919)*
  Walter J Bates (1929 - 2012)*
 
 Sibling:
  Mark Wilson Berkey (1873 - 1969)*
  Olive Berkey Bates (1888 - 1982)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Carleton Cemetery
Carleton
Thayer County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Block 4, Lot 65
 
Created by: Marilyn Sanner Keim
Record added: Apr 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50601389
Olive <i>Berkey</i> Bates
Added by: Gary Bloomgren
 
Olive <i>Berkey</i> Bates
Added by: Marilyn Sanner Keim
 
Olive <i>Berkey</i> Bates
Added by: Marilyn Sanner Keim
 
 
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