Beaverton Historical Society
Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
Lawrence Yates

   Lawrence Robert Yates, 52, of 1212 Leaman Rd., Hope, died Sunday, March 10, in the Midland Hospital Center after a long illness. Born in Gladwin County Dec. 5, 1932, he moved to Hope a year a half ago from Beaverton. He was a self-employed upholsterer and a veteran of the Korean War. He was married to the former Wilma Saylor Oct. 3, 1958, in Midland.

   Besides his wife, he is survived by 4 sons, Lawrence of Clare, Jeffrey of Midland, James of Jacksonville, Fla. and Joel at home; 3 daughters, Joy, Jody and June at home; his mother, Isabelle Yats of Coleman; 2 brothers, George of Beaverton and James of Coleman; 4 sisters, Edith Wriska of Coleman, Laura Mathis and Alice Bennett of Beaverton and Hope Carnahan.

   Services were held today (Wednesday) at 1 p.m. from the Hall Funeral Home Beaverton Chapel. Arthur Munger officiated and burial was in the Dale Cemetery.

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Dale Cemetery, Beaverton, MI
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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January 2005
Tom Ladner
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