Cora Kathleen Bates, 96, of Clements, died July 17. She was born Cora Kathleen Linkhorn on Sept. 30, 1916, in Saskatchewan, Canada.
Mrs. Bates enjoyed gardening, knitting and crossword puzzles.
She is survived by her daughters, Gail Bates and Marsha Bates; and son, Robert Bates.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert H. Bates Jr.; brothers, Jack Linkhorn and Chauncie Linkhorn; and sisters, Eva Sweet and Doris Allen.
Services will be private.
Lodi Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.