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In Memory of

Richard Lee Gates

May 22, 1939 - October 9, 2016

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Richard L Gates
Entered into eternity with the Lord on October 9th, 2016. Born May 22nd 1939 in Beloit, WI. to James and Teresa Gates.
He entered the US Navy after finishing high school in WI and served for a total of 4 years.
In 1964 he joined Lockheed Martin for 1 year and then went on to work for IBM (International Business Machines Corporation) for 38 years.
Retired in 2003 from IBM and moved to Lincoln, Ca.
He is survived by his wife, Karen G Gates, of Lincoln, Ca, His...

Richard L Gates
Entered into eternity with the Lord on October 9th, 2016. Born May 22nd 1939 in Beloit, WI. to James and Teresa Gates.
He entered the US Navy after finishing high school in WI and served for a total of 4 years.
In 1964 he joined Lockheed Martin for 1 year and then went on to work for IBM (International Business Machines Corporation) for 38 years.
Retired in 2003 from IBM and moved to Lincoln, Ca.
He is survived by his wife, Karen G Gates, of Lincoln, Ca, His sister Gloria Osen in Wisconsin, Daughter Kelly Gates in San Jose, CA., Son Jason Gates in Sunnyvale, CA., Granddaughter Selena Braun, Grandson Ian Braun, Stepdaughter Kristine Sakamoto in Morgan Hill, CA., Step son-in-law Mark Sakamoto in Morgan Hill, CA., Granddaughter Sara Sakamoto in Morgan Hill, CA., Grandson David Sakamoto in Morgan Hill, CA., Stepson Greg Morris in Mississippi, Step daughter-in-law Linda Morris in Mississippi, and Grandson Gregory Morris Jr in Mississippi.