Harold Bates, 84


Harold Bates of Cedarburg passed away peacefully on Friday, Dec. 28,
2012, at Horizon Hospice Columbia St. Mary’s Ozaukee Campus at the
age of 84.

Harold was born in Milwaukee on July 7, 1928, to Alvin and Louise
(nee Dorn) Bates and married Delores (nee Capello) on March 18, 1950,
in Milwaukee.

Harold was a Navy veteran, serving his country in World War II.
He is survived by his wife, Delores, of Cedarburg; children, Alan of
Cedarburg and Christine of Cedarburg; a brother, Gilbert (Helen)
Bates of Milwaukee; and sister-in-law, Janice Bates of Appleton. He
is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Wesley.
Funeral services were held on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at 1 p.m. at
Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory, W63 N527 Hanover Ave., Cedarburg.
Interment was at Immanuel Cemetery in Cedarburg. Visitation was at
the funeral home on Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Memorials
to the MACC Fund are appreciated.

For online condolences, please go to www.muellerfuneralhome.com.

Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family.