Rev. Charles's Story
Rev. Charles D. Bates, 87, of Sunbury, passed away Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, at the Manor at Penn Village, Selinsgrove.
He was born Aug. 23, 1930, in Philadelphia. He was married to the former E. Gladys Britton who survives.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Karen Hinder, of Maine and Debbie Sherry, of Bensalem; one son, Charles Bates, of Maine; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
A visitation will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Jerre Wirt Blank Funeral Home, 395 State St., Sunbury, followed by a memorial service at 2.
Published on January 22, 2018