Rudolph W. Yeates Jr
- Born: 16 Sep 1939
- Died: 11 Jun 2001, East Greenbush, Rensselaer County, New York at age 61
recollections of M. Moore O'Connor
YEATES, RUDOLPH W.
Section: CAPITAL REGION, Page: B9
Date: Wednesday, June 13, 2001
EAST GREENBUSH -- Rudolph W. Yeates, 61, of Paul Street, died suddenly June 11, 2001, after being stricken at a golf banquet, following winning a prize at the Thunder Heart Golf Course in Freehold, NY. Born in Albany, he lived in the Southern Rensselaer County area all of his life. Rudy was a senior computer operator data processing coordinator for 28 years for Winthrop Laboratories and later 5 years as a computer installer and trouble shooter for B.A.S.F. He was in the 4635th Squadron U.S. Air Force. An avid golfer, he belonged to the `Ballbusters` Golf League, past member of the former Greenbush Lodge #337 F.&A.M., past patron of the former Philipine Chapter 256 O.E.S., past grand lecturer of the First Albany, Rensselaer, Schenectady District O.E.S., member of the Community Hose Fire Co. of Clinton Heights, past assistant scout master of Boy Scout Troop 41, past baseball coach for East Greenbush Little League and a member of the First United Methodist Church, East Greenbush. Rudy is the beloved husband of Jerrilyn Jukes Yeates having just celebrated their 37th anniversary; devoted father of Ronald and his finance, Ann-Marie Noonan of East Greenbush and Robert and his wife, Amy of Rensselaer; brother of Barbara Ann Becker of Schodack and his late twin, Ronald Herbert Yeates; also survived by nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his funeral Friday morning at 10 o'clock at the Rockefeller Funeral Home, 165 Columbia Turnpike, Rensselaer. Friends may call Thursday 4 to 8 p.m. Contributions to the East Greenbush Fire Co., P.O. Box 427, East Greenbush, NY 12061, would be appreciated.
Rudolph married Living