F. Marvin (6/16/2018)
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
6:00 until 8:00 PM
Date: Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Lindsey Funeral Home
F. Marvin Cates, 88, of Perrysville, died Saturday morning, June 16, 2018 in Ohio Health Mansfield Hospital, after a brief illness. Marvin was born December 5, 1929 in Perrysville, the son of the late Floyd C. and Cora (Gilmore) Cates. He was a 1948 graduate of Perrysville High School and a US Navy veteran of the Korean Conflict. Marvin lived most of his life in Perrysville, but he lived 10 years in Tiffin while working for American Standard. He had also worked 23 years at Borg-Warner Artesian in Mansfield, and a number of years at Mansfield Plumbing Products. He was a member of Perrysville United Methodist Church, the American Legion Post 257, the Tiffin Elks, and the Hanover Lodge #115 F&AM. Marvin enjoyed golfing but he really loved ”telling stories”.
He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law: Jeffery and Sandy Cates of Perrysville; two daughters: Joretta Cates and Jan Cates, both of Loudonville; and two grandsons: Tyler and Justin Cates. He was preceded in death by his wife, Velma Zody Cates on April 20, 2015; his parents, three brothers: John, Franklin “Hank”, and Kenneth Cates, and a sister, Josephine Brown.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at 2:00pm in Lindsey Funeral Home, Loudonville with Rev. Carolyn Baker officiating. Burial with military honors conducted by the American Legion and VFW will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Perrysville. Friends may call Tuesday evening from 6-8pm in the funeral home.
Listed by last name, alphabetically:
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Brown, Jane (6/2/2018)
Cates, F. Marvin (6/16/2018)
Griebling, Ruth Ann Neer (6/16/2018)
Heller, William A. (6/6/2018)
Mitchell, Caralou Kershner (6/13/2018)
Miller, Regina E. (6/14/2018)
Payne, Anne A. (6/10/2018)
Rhodes, Jennette I. DeLong (6/1/2018)
Stamen, Janice D. (6/3/2018)
Stitzlein, John W. (6/16/2018)
Wilson, Eureta I. (6/14/2018)
Zody, Marion P. (5/27/2018)