Ronald Yates


On Saturday, October 26, 2019, Ron passed away peacefully at the age of 90 years.

He will be lovingly remembered by brother Bud (Mary Joan); son Wayne (Sylvia); daughter Kathy Murray (Doug); step-sons: Richard (Carol) and David Holmes (Valda); step-daughter Ann Boyter (David); 10 grandchildren: Jason (Leah), Andrew (Danielle), Jennifer (Justin), Joel (Amy), Emily, Gaelyn, Brea (Nouell), Jennica (Brook), Sandra (Efrem) and Michael (Corrinna); 16 great-grandchildren: Julius, Chloe, Levi, Aura, Micah, Golden, Vorian, Zayden, Xylanna, Jackson, Charlie, Max, Chase, Parker, Aubrey and Bodhi; numerous nieces, nephews, as well as many extended family and dear friends.

Ron was predeceased by his wife Lenore on July 18, 2019, parents Howard and Lucy and sister Joan Irvine.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to staff of the Norwood Palliative Care Unit for their care and compassion these past four months.

A celebration of Ron and Lenore’s lives will be held on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 10:00 am at Serenity Funeral Service, 10129 – Princess Elizabeth Avenue, Edmonton, AB.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to a charity of your choice.

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Serenity Funeral Service - North Central Chapel

10129 Princess Elizabeth Avenue NW, Edmonton, AB T5G 0X9

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Anita Yates

Dear Kathy and Wayne,
We were saddened to hear of Ron’s passing. Our deepest condolences to you and the family.
Anita and Ian

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