Nancy Ann Bates, 79, of Germantown, passed away November 14, 2020 at the Norhern Dutchess Hospital in Rhinebeck. Born in Valatie, NY, she was the daughter of the late Edson and Nettie ( Stribeck ) Folmsbee Sr.
Before retiring, Nancy was a Custodian for 35 years for the Milroad School in Red Hook. Over the years, she met and was loved by many children during her time there.
She is survived by two son, Robert ( Remilyn ) Bates of Poughkeepsie and Edward Bates Jr. of Germantown; one grandchild, Lyanna Bates and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, 11 AM at the Raymond E. Bond Funeral Home, Valatie. Friends are invited to attend calling hours from 5 -7 PM, Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Woodlawn Cemetery, Valatie. Please visit raymondbondfh.com or our facebook page.