Julia Beil Coats Husband, died Feb 21 1961
R. E. Coals, Alfred Ag Tech Custodian, Dies; Rites Sunday ANDOVER _ Richard Elmer Coats, 41, 79 East Greenwood St., died yesterday in Buffa'lo General Hospital, where he underwent open heart surgery on Tuesday. 'He was a lifelong resident here, having been born March 2, 1919, the son of, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Coats. He was the custodian at Alfred Ag Tech. He was a World War II veteran, having served in the signal corps, and was a member member of the American Legion Post here and the VFW in Hornell, and belonged to Andover Presbyterian Presbyterian Church. I In 1945 ho married Julia Beil, who survives, as do a. son, John, who lives here; a sister, Mrs. James Carretto of Depew, and several nieces and nephews. Servic'es will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Presbyterian Church and mi'litary services will be conducted conducted at Hillside Cemetery by the American Legion. Friends may call at'the James B. Mulhnlland Funeral Home tomorrow and Saturday Saturday from 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9.