Bates, Gregory Arthur
Died suddenly on Thursday October 1, 2020 at his home at the age of 37. Greg of Stayner, formerly of Ajax, loving son of Andrea Bates and Rick Bates and his wife Jinna Findlay. Dear brother of Laura Bates and her husband Richard Paul. Beloved uncle of Jacob Urban. Greg will also be missed by his aunts, uncles and cousins along with many friends and neighbours. Greg was an avid scuba diver as a member of the Ajax Scuba Club and loved to dive with his Dad. As the former owner of Bates Security Systems Inc., Greg was considered the technology expert by his friends and family. Friends and family will be received at the Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home, 7313 Highway 26, Stayner on Saturday October 10, 2020 for a Memorial Gathering from 1 to 4 pm. To reserve your visitation time, please use the RSVP system on our website. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Lakeridge Health Services Foundation for the Pinewood Centre or the mental health or addiction organization of your choice. For more information and to visit Gregory’s book of memories please visit www.carutthersdavidson.com.
Due to Covid-19 restrictions attendance is limited to a specific number of persons within the facility at any one time. Please use the RSVP system to schedule your time. You are instructed to arrive just a few minutes prior to your desired time. Staff will advise when space permits within the funeral home. The visitation time is allocated to 15 minutes. Please be aware that others will have scheduled their time with Gregory’s family. Gathering outside of the facility is not permitted. Once you leave the facility, please move to your vehicle and depart. We thank you for respecting the regulations we are required to enforce from the Bereavement Authority of Ontario and Public Health. You may learn more by reviewing the Provincial Directives at www.thebao.ca