Marie Gates Obituary
Here is Marie Gates’s obituary. Please accept Echovita’s sincere condolences.
It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Marie Gates of Willoughby, Ohio, who passed away on November 20, 2020, at the age of 97, leaving to mourn family and friends. Family and friends can light a candle as a loving gesture for their loved one. Leave a sympathy message to the family in the guestbook on this memorial page of Marie Gates to show support.
She was loved and cherished by many people including : her children, Joyce Saxe (Merlin) and Leon Gates (Marquita); her grandchildren, Deborah Mitchell, Theresa Petersen, Patricia Wintle (Mark), Sue Wyant, Jeremy Gates (Kimberly), Michelle Newland (Heston), Sherry Edwards (Art) and Jacob Gates (Melissa); her siblings, Charles Vallone, Frank, Otto Vallone, Emily Parker and Louise Iavarone; her husband Leon Gates; and her parents, Phillip Vallone and Louise Vallone (Linhart). She was also cherished by 26 great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, November 28th 2020 at the Davis-Babcock Funeral Home, Inc. (4154 Clark Ave, Willoughby, OH 44094).
In lieu of flowers, the family encourages contributions to Hospice of the Western Reserve, Inc., PO Box 72101, Cleveland, OH 44192-0002.