March 12, 2014 ~ March 12, 2014
Resided in: Bath, NY
Norma Bates O'Brien, 91, of Bath, NY passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 surrounded by her family at John F. Keever Solace Center in Asheville, NC. Mrs. O'Brien was born in Bath, NY to the late Myron Bates and Pearl Hamilton Bates. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Russell O'Brien; a sister, Verena Pearl Katner and nephews, Karl Katner and Alan Katner. Norma was a member of Mitchellsville Methodist Church in Bath, NY and was involved in the American Legion up until her death. She is survived by her niece, Mary Sue Katner; great nieces, Brenda Gaddy and Michelle Katner Haney and great nephews, Roy Katner, Glen Katner, and Erik Katner. A Graveside service will be held at Mitchellsville Cemetery in Bath, NY at a later date. Flowers are appreciated or memorial donations may be made to the American Legion, 14 William Street, Bath, NY 14810.