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Dolores E. Bates

June 10, 1945 — February 3, 2017

Dolores E.  Bates, nee Burtz, 71, of Waterloo, IL, died February 3, 2017, in Waterloo, IL. She was born June 10, 1945, in E. St. Louis, IL.

    She is survived by her children Steven Thurston, William (Sandy) Thurston, Christopher Thurston, & Susan (Matthew) Peters; grandchildren Rachel Thurston, Sam Tipton, Sydney Thurston, & Jake Thurston; sister Christine Campo, & sister-in-law Carol Burtz.

    She is preceded in death by her parents Lawrence & Grace (nee Irvin) Burtz, & brother Larry Burtz.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
Helping Strays - The Humane Society of Monroe County

Celebration of Life:
    5 PM to 9 PM Friday, February 17, 2017  
        at Gallagher's in Waterloo, IL

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Dolores E. Bates, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Celebration of Life Luncheon for all

Friday, February 17, 2017

Starts at 5:00pm (Central time)

SS Peter and Paul Church

204 W Mill St, Waterloo, IL 62298

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