Annette L. Bates
Annette L. Bates, 69, of Nevada, died on Sunday, January 13, 2013, at Mercy Hospital Medical Center in Des Moines. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. on Wednesday, January 16, at the Memorial Lutheran Church, 701 11th Street in Nevada, with Pastor David Burling officiating. Burial will follow in the Nevada Municipal Cemetery.
Annette is survived by two daughters, Julie (David) Muehlenthaler of Goldsboro, NC and Stacie (Jeff Cichos) Bates of South Bend, IN; four grandchildren, Jace, Tyler, Shelby Muehlenthaler and D. J. Bates; one great-grandchild, Logan Bates; and a brother, Craig Miller of Urbandale.
Annette was preceded in death by her parents, and a brother, Robert Wayne Miller on July 20, 2002.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, January 15, with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m. again at Memorial Lutheran Church in Nevada.
A memorial fund has been established in loving memory of Annette.
Chet Ryan Mortuary in Nevada has been entrusted with the care of Annette and her family.
Published in Des Moines Register on Jan. 15, 2013