Kevin Kates

Obituary of Kevin R. Kates

Kevin R. Kates of Pennsville, NJ. Passed away on January 14, 2021. Kevin was born on July 29, 1959, to Phillip M. Kates and Phyllis M Kates. Kevin attended Pennsville Memorial High School Class of 1977. In high school Kevin participated on both the football and wrestling team. Following school Kevin enlisted in the U.S. Army and retired in 2004. Kevin was married to his wife Joyce Malara-Kates of 11 years. He is survived by daughters: Casie M Kates, Jacqueline (Kyle) Johnston, son, Nathanael J Kuhfuss, brother, Bruce H Kates (Angela) and was a Loving pop pop to Juliana and Kolin Johnston. Aunt, uncle and cousins also survive him. Kevin loved the fall season, umpiring high school football, and Christmas with his family. His sense of humor, jokes and story telling made those who were around him laugh. Graveside services will be held 1:00 PM Monday February 8th at Finn's Point National Cemetery, Pennsville, NJ. In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his memory to Shriners Hospitals for Children, Attn: Office of Development, 2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607. Online donations are available. www.laughreyfuneralhome.com
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Monday
8
February

Final Resting Place

Monday, February 8, 2021
Finn's Point National Cemetery
454 Fort Mott Rd.
Pennsville, New Jersey, United States
Monday
8
February

Graveside Service

1:00 pm
Monday, February 8, 2021
Finn's Point National Cemetery
454 Fort Mott Rd.
Pennsville, New Jersey, United States
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