Catherine (Kay) Bates (1922 - 2017)

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  • "I am so sorry for your great loss. May the God who "binds..."
    - CW
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BATES, Catherine (Kay)
June 4, 1922 - Thorold, Ontario - July 1, 2017 Cochrane, Alberta
Kay slipped away peacefully in her sleep early on Canada Day at the age of
95 years old. Beloved Mother of Hugh "Bill" and Jim (Dixie), cherished
Nana to Greg (Olds, AB) and Karen (Houston, TX) and great Nana to
Peyton (Olds, AB) also beloved Aunt to special nieces and nephews.
Kay had a love for life, enjoyed a fun party, dancing and was always
ready for a game of cards. Ted and Kay celebrated 55 years of
marriage together. They summered in the Cochrane area and wintered
in Phoenix, AZ. In her later years she resided in the Big Hill Lodge
and as the dementia progressed, Kay was transferred to the
Bethany Care Center.
She was predeceased by her husband Ted and her only brother
Jack TenBroeck.
She will be ever loved and remembered as she soars with the angels.
Memorial Service Friday, July 7th at 4:00 p.m. At the Bethany Care Chapel, Cochrane
followed by celebration of life in McQuitty Hall. Dress cool, casual and colourful.
Please, no flowers.
Condolences may be left at www.cochranecountryfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements in care of Lawrence (Larry) Slywka of
Cochrane Country Funeral Home 403-932-1039.
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Cochrane Country Funeral Home
#6, 402 Railway Street West
Cochrane, AB T4C 2B6
(403) 932-1039
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Published in The Cochrane Eagle on July 6, 2017