Robert Julius Bates, Sr.
Date of Birth:  August 2, 1930
Date of Death:  July 4, 2014
Arrangements:

Visitation
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Friday, July 11, 2014   3:00 to 5:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 PM
Service
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Friday, July 11, 2014   8:00 PM
Burial
  • Private  
  • N/A      
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Details:
  • Robert Julius Bates, Sr., 83, a 24 year resident Pasadena, MD died on July 4, 2014. 

    He was born on August 2, 1930 in North Carolina to the late Ercy J. and Charity Bates.

    Mr. Bates is survived by his wife of 62 years, Patricia Bates, his children Glenn Bates and his wife Janie Robert Bates, Jr. and his wife Lisa, and Wendy Ero and her husband Gary.  He is also survived by two sisters, Betty Jean Bennett and Barbara Rutledge, a brother Randy Bates, six grandchildren, and two great grandchildren.

    Bob worked as a lead Carpenter and later a General Shops Foreman for PEPCO for almost 36 years until his retirement in 1991.  He was a US Navy veteran who served during the Korean War.  He loved fishing, hunting, wood working and spending time with his family.  He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

    Friends may call on Friday from 3:00 to 5:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 PM at the Stallings Funeral Home, P.A. where funeral services will be held at 8:00 PM.  Interment private.  Memorial contributions may be made to the SPCA.