Gary D. Yates 1943 - 2009
Kansas City, Mo. — Services for Gary D. Yates, 65, Kansas City, Mo., were Monday, June 29, at Chapel Hill-Butler Funeral Home, Kansas City, Kan. Burial was in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Yates died Thursday, June 25, 2009.
He was born Dec. 1, 1943, in Kansas City, Kan., the son of Joyce and Dean Yates. He attended Stony Point South School and graduated from Turner High School. Mr. Yates served in the National Guard Reserves and worked for the Kansas City, Kan., Board of Education. He had a real passion for refinishing antiques and furniture.
While most of his life was spent in Kansas City, Kan., he resided in Kansas City, Mo., before his illness.
Survivors include his mother, Joyce Yates Vogel; and a brother, Pat Yates (Cheryl).
The family suggests memorials to the Missouri Veteran's Home, 1111 Euclid, Cameron, MO 64429.