Charles Bates, 59, of New Hartford, died on September 14, 2019.
Charlie was born on August 25, 1960 in Norwich and was a son of the late Fletcher and Patricia (Hanley) Bates. A graduate of Norwich Free Academy, he settled in New Hartford and was a dedicated employee of Forestville Lumber for 20 years.
He leaves his five siblings: Joseph Bates of Mechanicsburg, PA, Monica Pensis of Waterford, Geri Bates of Waretown, NJ, Peggy Hem of Bernegat Light, NJ, and John Bates of Ocean, NJ along with several nieces and nephews.
Services are private.