Rev. Charles H. Gates, 99, retired Great Plains pastor, born April 21, 1923, died July 1, 2022.
Gates served former Nebraska Conference churches in Walthill, Atkinson, South Sioux City First, Alma-Huntley, Blair, Seward-Ulysses, Shelton and Friend before his retirement in 1988.
He is survived by a son-in-law, Matthew Platte; four grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, July 7, at Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. A celebration of life will be at 2 p.m. Friday, July 8, at Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home.
Memorials will be designated at a later date.