Obituary: Dorothy Bates Feb. 17, 1930 – Feb. 24, 2017

DOROTHY BATES Feb. 17, 1930 – Feb. 24, 2017

Dorothy was born February, 17, 1930 in Syracuse, Kansas to William and Henrietta Dunn.

She married Robert H. Bates in 1952 and together they had six children. Dorothy loved to cook, sew, needlepoint, do crafts and was an avid reader.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Bob, brother Roy Dunn, sister Eileen O’Kane, son Scott and son-in-law Michael French. She is survived by her brother Robert (Bernice) and children Susan, David (Linda), Debra (John), Steven (Shirley), Dennis (Murray), grandchildren RaeAnn (Kenneth) Hunnicut, Jason (Elizabeth) French, Elisa (Russell) Dawdy, great grandchildren Blayne and Braydun Hunnicut and Brooklyn Dawdy.

There will be no services as per her wishes.