It is with great sadness that Bob (Valerie) and Arlene Coates announce the sudden passing of their mother, Natalie Coates (n»e DeLaronde) on Thursday, July 3, 2003 in McKellar Hospital. She was 78 years old.According to Natalie's wishes, cremation has taken place and a Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, August 9th, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Harbourview Funeral Centre, 499 North Cumberland Street. Interment of cremains will take place at a later date in Nipigon Cemetery. Visitation for family and friends will be held one hour prior to time of Service. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made in Natalie's memory to the World Vision.