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375 W. Dickman Road
Battle Creek, MI 49037
Phone: 269-788-9800
Fax: 269-788-3125
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Linda F.
Bates (Lake)

June 3, 1947 – January 14, 2019

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Obituary for Linda F. Bates (Lake)

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Linda F. Bates, 71, of Battle Creek, Michigan, passed away on Monday, January 14, 2019 at University of Michigan Health Systems. She was born on June 3, 1947, the daughter of LaVern Lake and AnnaMae (Krem) Lake.
Linda is survived by her Husband of 25 years - Thomas E. Bates; Daughter, Penny Bates; Son, Jerry (Kitty) Bates; Sister, Rita "Becky" Drake; Brother, Lewis (Sharon) Lake; Special Friend, Judy Abel and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her Father, LaVern Lake, Mother, AnnaMae Lake, Son, John "Bubba" Bates, 5 Brothers and 3 Sisters.
Linda enjoyed playing bingo, taking trips to the casino, volunteering for CIR, and hosting/organizing family parties. She especially loved her family, spending time with them and watching them grow over the years.

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First Visitation

When Wednesday, January 16th, 2019 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location
Baxter Funeral & Cremation Service
Address
375 W. Dickman Road
Battle Creek, MI 49037

Second Visitation

When Thursday, January 17th, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location
Baxter Funeral & Cremation Service
Address
375 W. Dickman Road
Battle Creek, MI 49037

Service Information

When
Thursday, January 17th, 2019 2:00pm
Officiating
Pastor Chad M. Parmalee
Location
Baxter Funeral & Cremation Service
Address
375 W. Dickman Road
Battle Creek, MI 49037

Interment Information

Location
Hicks Cemetery
Address
1961 Capital Avenue NE
Battle Creek, MI 49017