Loretta K. Yates, 70, of Keithsburg, Illinois passed from this life on Sunday, November
19, 2017 at Legacy Estates of Monmouth, Illinois.
Funeral services will be 12:00 pm, Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at First Christian Church
in Keithsburg with visitation 2 hours prior to service time. Burial
will be at Greenmound Cemetery in Keithsburg. Memorials may be made
to First Christian Church or Alzheimer’s Association. Dennison Funeral Home, Aledo is caring for arrangements.
Loretta was born Nov. 17, 1947 in Savannah, IL a daughter of Morgan
“Buck” and Stella Brown Yates. She retired from Casey’s in Middletown,
IA as the store manager. She previously worked at Cannon Bronze for
several years until the flood of 1993 closed it down. She enjoyed
sewing, watching Wheel of Fortune and loved spending time with her
family and watching her grandchildren play sports.
Those left to cherish her memory are her children: Kae (Pat) Stevens of
Keithsburg and Don (Traci) Yates of New Boston; grandsons: Daymeon
Yates, Ben Stevens and Kyle Yates; brothers: Dennis (Kathy) Yates of
Monmouth and Durward (Dawn) Yates of Pekin, IL.
Loretta was preceded in death by her parents; sister Donna Howard and
a grandson Zachary Stevens.
Online condolences may be left at www.dennisonfuneralhome.com.