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David A. Gates

September 24, 1952 ~ January 26, 2024 (age 71) 71 Years Old

David Gates Obituary

David A. Gates, age 71 of Manitowoc, passed away peacefully at Aurora Medical Center on Friday, January 26, 2024.

David was born on September 24, 1952 in Manitowoc, Wisconsin to the late Donald Gates and Maryann Peterik. He was a 1971 graduate of Manitowoc Lincoln High School. David worked as a Grain Accountant at the DeLong Co. In Clinton, WI until his retirement in 2018. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed going to Las Vegas with his best friend Anne, putting on 50’s and 60’s sock hops, scratch off tickets, and watching movies at home.

David is survived by his sister: Debbie Perry; brother: Paul Gates; granddaughter: Meghan Lopez; grandson: Jack Ott, other nieces, nephews, and friends also survive. He was preceded in death by his parents; son: Jeremy Ott; three sisters: Mary Lee Konitzer, Lynne Scherer, and Tammy Leiker; brother: James Gates; one infant brother; niece: Emily Perry; and nephew: Anthony Hoffman.

Celebration of David’s Life will be held on Friday, February 2, 2024 at the All-Care Center, 925 South 14th Street, Manitowoc. The family will greet relatives and friends at the All-Care Center on Friday from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM.

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Celebration of Life
February 2, 2024

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
All - Care Cremation Center of Manitowoc
925 South 14th Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220


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