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Earl Ellsworth Yates

1929 - 2019 Obituary Condolences
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Earl Ellsworth Yates

Born Seattle July 5, 1929, passed January 3, 2019 at 89.

Known for his infectious smile, big laugh and wonderful sense of humor.

Earl practiced law in Seattle for 40 years. He served in the US Army. In the mid-1950's, he married and started a family, while attending the University of Washington Law School. He resided in Mountlake Terrace for the last 38 years.

Earl was married to Patsy Ann Bailey (deceased 1991) from 1955 to 1976, and is survived by their five children, Sharon (Jay) Berna, Bradley (Charis) Yates, Charles Yates, Dean Yates and Michael (Debbie) Yates; 6 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.

No funeral at his request.

Full version of his obituary is at https://www.dignitymemorial.com/obituaries/marysville-wa/earl-yates-8109752
Published in The Seattle Times on Jan. 13, 2019
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