The obituary for Dr. James O. Gates, who was fatally injured as the result of an automobile/bicycle accident in Huntington County Sunday afternoon:
Dr. James O. Gates, 55, died Sunday, June 11, 2006 at Parkview Memorial Hospital in Fort Wayne. Born in Denver, CO, he was a Radiation Oncologist with Radiation Oncology Associates. He was a fellow of the American College of Radiation Oncology, a member of the Allen County Medical Society and a member of the Radiation Oncology Academy of Indiana.
Survivors include: wife Kathy Gates, son Russell Gates, and daughter Danielle Gates;, parents Robert and Marilyn Gates of Clearwater, FL; brothers, Tom Gates of Marinette, WI, and Dan Gates of Seattle, WA.
Memorial Service is 11 A.M. Saturday at the Summers Auditorium at Canterbury High School, 3210 Smith Road, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Calling will be from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Friday at the D.O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Road, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Memorials are to the Canterbury Foundation or the Aboite New Trails Project.