In loving memory of

Dolores C. Tate
January 9, 1929 - June 11, 2019

DOLORES TATE
MUSCATINE, Iowa - Dolores C. Tate, 90, of Muscatine, passed away on Tuesday, at her home.

Graveside service will take place on Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. in Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the family in care of her daughter, Monica Tate, P.O. Box 2748, San Marcos, California, 92079. The Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences: www.wittichfuneralhome.com


Dolores was born on January 9, 1929, in Des Moines, the daughter of William and Eloise Ewing Graves. She married Clifford F. 'Mickey' Tate on May 25, 1942, in Rock Island, Illinois.

She was a member of Ss. Mary's Catholic Church. Dolores loved her pets and bred Yorkshire Terriers for several years. She loved crocheting, painting and spending time with her family.

Those left to honor her memory include her children, Dennis B. Tate of California, Mike G. Tate of Minnesota, Kegan B. Tate of Muscatine, Mark E. Tate of Lone Tree, Monica C. Tate of California, and Antonio C. Tate of Texas; and four grandchildren, Dennis, Laura, Jameson, Grayson, and Hunter.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband in 1972; her daughter, Gerry Gomez; and one brother, Junior.

Tributes

Shirley Jean Crabtree Edaburn wrote on Jun 20, 2019:

"Dolores Tate was a loving caring person ive known her my whole life.. she will be deeply missed by everyone she was a sweet kind lady and I called her grandma d rest in peace beautiful angel until we meet again love you I will hold our talks that we had in my heart until the day I go"

Murphy Wlaschin wrote on Jun 13, 2019:

"I have never met Dolores but work with her son Mark. Her influence shows through in him. She must have been a caring and loving Mother. Deepest sympathy to the family."

Amber Micka wrote on Jun 13, 2019:

"My condolences to the family for your loss of Mrs. Tate. May God strengthen and comfort you with his promise of the resurrection. Acts 24:15"

JO Ann PENISTON-WINTERS wrote on Jun 13, 2019:

"I would like to express my condolences to the family of Delores Tate, Prayers to the family. "

Debbie Danay Blake wrote on Jun 12, 2019:

"So sorry for your loss Denny. Let me know when you will be in Muscatine for services and we will get local class mates together."

Vivian Johnson wrote on Jun 11, 2019:

"Monica I'm sorry for your and your families loss. Prayers be with you all."