Jan M. Yates, 79, born on May 9, 1939, in Enid, Okla. and passed away unexpectedly on March 4, 2019. Survived by husband, Dick Yates; daughter, Kelly Yates; son, J.D. Yates; and grandson, Trey Yates. Preceded in death by parents, George “Doc” and Mercedes “MiMi” (Cansler) Hutchison. Momma Jan was a caretaker of the family, and everyone in general, if it wasn’t going to ball games or cheerleading, she was traveling and taking horses to the rodeo. The family was her entire life and she was theirs! Cremation has taken place, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Celebration of life, 5 p.m. April 6, 2019, at the Pueblo Convention Center, 320 Central Main. In lieu of food and flowers, memorials may be made to the Jan Yates Memorial Fund c/o Colorado Bank and Trust, 23051 E. U.S. Hwy 50, Pueblo, CO 81006.
The Courtyard at Marriott has agreed to discount room rates for the service. Just tell them you're with the Yates family.