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Elmer Richard "Bandito" Coates
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Birth: Jul. 18, 1911
Cassian
Oneida County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Aug. 25, 1982
Longview (Cowlitz County)
Cowlitz County
Washington, USA

Elmer was born and attended school in Cassian, Wisconsin. He served in the National Gaurd. Together with his wife was active in Shorty's Motorcycle club,and riding his Indian motor bike. He worked in the Rhinelander Paper Company from 1932 to 1955 before moving his family to Longview,Washington where he worked for the R-W Paper Company. Elmer was married to Mary Helen (Herrick) Coates and they had three sons Donald, Richard and Mike. Elmer loved the outdoors, traveling and visiting friends. He especially Liked hunting and fishing.

A special thank you to Cheryl Ayres for adding the grave picture. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Rufus Coates (1886 - 1960)
  Lois Richards Coates (1892 - 1936)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Helen Herrick Coates (1911 - 1985)
 
 Children:
  Donald William Coates (1933 - 1996)*
  Richard James Coates (1935 - 2011)*
  Richard James Coates (1935 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elmer Richard Coates (1911 - 1982)
  Buelah L Coates Mikkelson (1913 - 2010)*
  Edna Hampton (1916 - 1996)*
  Beatrice M Coates Bailey (1918 - 1977)*
  Vera Lewis Blue (1920 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Longview Memorial Park & Mausoleum
Longview (Cowlitz County)
Cowlitz County
Washington, USA
 
Created by: PAPAWRAITH
Record added: Aug 26, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41177780
Elmer Richard Bandito Coates
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Elmer Richard Bandito Coates
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Elmer Richard Bandito Coates
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