|Birth: ||Apr. 8, 1878|
|Death: ||Jan. 3, 1959|
Son of Irving Fenimore Bates and Olevia Ferris, husband of Myrtle Garlock
The Otsego Farmer
Friday, January 8, 1959
SEEBER T. BATES
Seeber T. Bates, aged 80, of Westville, died in the Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital on Saturday.
Mr. Bates, was born April 8, 1878, in Westville, the son of Irving and Olevia (Ferris) Bates. He married Myrtle Garlock on December 25, 1901. She died in January, 1944.
He was a member of the Westville Methodist Church, Westville Grange and Cherry Valley Lodge, F. & A. M. He was an original director and for 15 years a director of the Otsego County Forest Products Association. For many years, he was a director of
the Otsego County Farmers Fire Insurance Co., and was supervisor of the Town of Middlefield for eight years.
Surviving are four daughters, Marion, at home, Mrs. Martin Parslow of Cherry Villey, Mrs. Chris Hanson of Cooperstown and Mrs. Raymond Weller of Westville; 14 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren, three cousins and an aunt.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., on Tuesday in the Methodist Church in Westville, with the Rev. Philip N. Pitcher, pastor, officiating, assisted by the Rev. Walter A. Miller, pastor of the Hartwick Baptist Church. Burial will be later in Westville
Irving Fenimore Bates (1849 - 1933)
Olevia Ferris Bates (1854 - 1936)
Myrtle Flora Garlock Bates (1880 - 1944)
Marian O Bates (1902 - 1960)*
Mildred Bates Green, Parslow, Otis (1905 - 1972)*
Dorothy Caroline Bates Hanson (1910 - 2004)*
Winifred Louise Bates Weller (1917 - 2006)*
New York, USA
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Record added: Jul 14, 2009
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