Marilyn Yates Obituary

Marilyn  Irene  Yates
Marilyn Irene Yates

March 24, 1937 - June 28, 2019
Born in Lucas County, IA
Resided in Bend, OR


Marilyn Marker Yates, a long time member of the Bend community, passed away in her home surrounded by her family and loved ones and into the arms of Jesus on June 28, 2019,she was 82.
Marilyn was born to Jake and Vera Marker on March 24, 1937, in Lucas County, Iowa. She moved to Sweet Home, Oregon and later to Redmond and graduated from Redmond High in 1955.
She attended University of Oregon where she received her Bachelors degree in health and physical education.
She married Dell Yates and moved to Bend to teach PE at Bend Senior High and began raising 3 children.
They are charter members of the Powell Butte Christian Church.
She is survived by her husband, Dell, their 3 children, 6 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.
There will be a celebration of her life on Saturday, August 10, 2019, at 1:00 pm at the Powell Butte Christian Church.




Funeral Home
Baird Funeral Home - Bend
2425 NE Tweet Pl
Bend, OR US 97703