Born: February 10th, 1924
Passed on: February 28th, 2016
Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on February 28, 2016. Predeceased by husband Dennis; parents John and Mary Oates; sisters Cecilia, Gertrude, Anne; brothers John, Robert, William and Thomas; sons-in-law Loyola Reddy, Eugene Reddy and George Carew. Leaving to mourn her children Monica, Randell, Mary, Ron, Brendan, Marion, Beth, Tom, Wayne, Denise, Linda, Gary, Shawn and their families; her sister Dot (Jim); brothers Charlie (Dorothy), Ron (Gladys), Edmund (Yvonne); two sisters-in-law Lena Oates and Irene Oates; 21 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren and a large circle of other family and friends. Resting at Fahey's Funeral Home, Fermeuse Tuesday March 1, 2-9 pm and Wednesday March 2, 2-9 pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday, March 3 at 10 am, St. Charles Borromeo Church, Fermeuse. Interment to follow at St. Charles Borromeo Cemetery, Fermeuse.