April 13, 2018
Roger N Bates, age 83, of Syracuse, died April 13, 2018, at home surrounded by family. Survived by his wife; Jenice, and his children; Rod (Gail), Jackie, and Bob, grandchildren; Karla (Nathaniel) Matya, Becky (Brad) Hoff, Tyler, Austin, and Allison Bates, great-grandchildren; Cameron, Caleb, Colin Hoff, Milo, Grace, Noah Matya, brothers and sisters-in-law, along with many nieces and nephews and his Lincoln Telephone and Telegraph family.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 18, at Luther Memorial Lutheran Church, 1162 Mohawk, Syracuse. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., the family will greet friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 17, all at Fusselman-Allen-Harvey Funeral Home, 644 Park Street, Syracuse. Memorials directed to Syracuse Senior Center or Food Pantry. Condolences may be sent to fusselmanallenharvey.com