Edith Rose Beck Kates, 97, on 1/13/2021. Feminist, peace activist, lifelong Unitarian Universalist, child welfare advocate. A feisty, creative, fearless woman forever unafraid to stop and smell the flowers. Mother, grandma, and great- grandma intensely loved by her friends, family, and all who knew her. She is survived by her three children: Michael Kates, Betsy Kates, and Bill Kates, her seven grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. Donations in lieu of flowers to Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC.org.) Rest in power.
LEACH & THOMAS FUNERAL HOME
45 S. Highland Ave
Ossining, New York 10562
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The Zoom celebration of Edith's life will be on Sunday, January 24, at 2 PM.
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