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Cathy J. Tate

August 25, 1953 August 3, 2018
Cathy J. Tate
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CATHY J. TATE, age 64, went to be with the Lord at 6:16 AM on Friday Aug. 3, 2018 at Versailles Health Care Center. She was born August 25, 1953 in Piqua, OH to the late Robert L. Bates and the late Marlene L. York Kessler. She married Ronald Tate on Oct. 31, 1971 in Piqua, OH. He survives.

She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law: Ken and Missy Tate, Piqua, OH, one daughter: Ginny Tate-Adams, Piqua, OH, two brothers: David M. and Margaret Shawler-Bates, Piqua, OH, Paul D. and Jeanie Jordan-Bates, Piqua, OH, three sisters: Connie S. and Dennis Tennery, Piqua, OH, Vickie L. and James Couchot, Piqua, OH, Karla K. and Don Harmon, Gettysburg, OH. Four grandchildren: Reganne Tate, Reece Tate, Tate Adams, Landon Adams. She was preceded in death by one brother, Robert L. Bates.

Cathy was a 1971 graduate of Piqua Central High School. She attended Greene Street United Methodist Church, Piqua. She worked at F&P America and Ledex, Inc.

Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 PM Tuesday August 7, 2018 at Melcher-Sowers Funeral Home, Piqua, OH with Rev. James Christy officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery, Piqua, OH. Family will receive friends Tuesday 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM at the funeral home.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society Attn: Relay For Life of Miami County 2808 Reading Rd. Cincinnati, Ohio 45206. Condolences to the family may be expressed at

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Forest Hill Cemetery Final Resting Place

8660 N. State Route 66
Piqua, OH 45356

8660 N. State Route 66 Piqua 45356 OH
United States

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