On September 1, 2018 Luther Eugene Oates devoted father of Shawn Tracey Oates, Dayna Lynne Crider, Kendall Carol Leigh Battaglini, Nancy Roberta Oates and Stuart Randall Oates, Sr.; dear brother of Margaret Schmidt. Also survived by five grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
A Catholic prayer service will be held at the Connelly Funeral Home of Essex, 300 Mace Avenue on Wednesday at 11:30 am. Visiting hours on Wednesday 10 am - 11:30 am. Interment Holly Hill Memorial Gardens. In Lieu of flowers. Contributions may be made to the National Wildlife Federation. www.shopnwf.org/
National Wildlife Federation