|Birth: ||Jan. 27, 1892|
|Death: ||Feb. 6, 1973|
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
Elijah John Yates (1866 - 1934)
Cora Elizabeth Strouss Brown (1872 - 1928)
Leila M. Hall Yates (1895 - 1986)
Preston A. Yates (1892 - 1973)
Everett Fernald Yates (1894 - 1968)*
Ethel Grace Yates Loeber (1895 - 1967)*
Evergreen Cemetery and Mausoleum
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Originally Created by: Dennis Krebs
Record added: Apr 06, 2011
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