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Eleanor Coates, 84, of Baltimore, MD, formerly of Manito, died at 3:10 p.m. Wednesday, July 25, 2001, at St. Agnes Hospital in Baltimore.
She was born June 1, 1917, in Manito to Teis and Laura Starrett Velde. She was married to Edward Coates.
She was preceded in death by her husband. Cremation has been accorded. Graveside services and burial of the ashes was held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday in Meadow Lawn Cemetery in Manito. The Rev. David Phillips officiated.
Maas Funeral Home in Manito was in charge of arrangements.
Source: Mason County Democrat (Havana, Illinois)