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