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 Marianne <I>Blaney</I> Bates

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Marianne Blaney Bates

September 7, 2009

Marianne Bates
Hartford homemaker enjoyed auto racing, cards
The Sharon Herald Mon Sep 07, 2009, 09:44 PM EDT

Marianne Bates, Hartford, Ohio, passed away Saturday (9-5-09) in St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Youngstown. She was 74.

Mrs. Bates was born May 29, 1935, in Hartford, the daughter of George and Helen "Peg" Pfouts Blaney.

She was a 1952 graduate of Hartford High School.

Marianne was a homemaker. She retired as a part-time cook at the former Hartford Elementary School. She also worked part-time at Sharon Speedway.

Marianne was a member of the Hartford United Methodist Church and several card clubs. She enjoyed following auto racing and following her grandchildren's sporting events.

She is survived by: her husband, Robert T. Bates, whom she married Aug. 26, 1953; a daughter, LuAnne Bates, Hartford; two sons, Rick Bates, Hartford, and Tom Bates, Allen, Texas; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents and three brothers, Lew, Robert and Gary Blaney.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Badger Athletic Boosters, 5913 State Route 7, Kinsman, Ohio 44428, or to Hospice of the Valley, 5190 Market St., Youngstown, Ohio 44512.


Marianne, 74, Hartford, Ohio.

Calling hours: Calling hours from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday (9-9-09) in GALLOWAY-ONSTOTT FUNERAL HOME, 3451 State Route 7, Hartford.

Service: Funeral service at 11 a.m. Thursday (9-10-09) in the funeral home.

Burial: Hartford Township Cemetery.





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  • Find A Grave Memorial 62159885
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Marianne Blaney Bates (29 May 1935–5 Sep 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62159885, citing Hartford Township Cemetery, Hartford, Trumbull County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Lois Bates (contributor 47271193) .