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Michelle Schmidt
December 13, 2021
My dad Ron loved coming to see Rod he enjoyed talking about gold, silver and coins. Rod was always so nice and welcoming . We are saddened to find out of his passing, may he Rest In Peace Rod Bates 🕊
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JEFFREY S. ZARIT
December 12, 2021
In the few years I knew Rod, he was always happy and someone with a great amount of integrity. I shall miss him Jeffrey Zarit, Wylie, Texas
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Gustavo & Janie Salinas
October 31, 2021
Gustavo & Janie Salinas from San Antonio . He will truly be missed as my brother. To his mom Gloria & his family our prayers & deepest condolences

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Gustavo Salinas Jr
October 31, 2021
Rod was a good friend for over 20 years. He was like a brother i never had he will be truly missed.We are from San Antonio & we loved coming to him for coins & the Port Isabel & South Padre Island history he would tell us. We would come several times a year to see him ... Continue Reading
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Kent Soule
October 23, 2021
Great historian. Loved his passion and knowledge. He will be surely missed.
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Ray Needham
October 19, 2021
Was a friend from the day I walked into his store, we shared a mutual interest in history and coin collecting and I always enjoyed bringing him something new I had discovered or go to see what new things he had found to show me. He would always try and help me when he co... Continue Reading
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Cat Donnelly
October 20, 2021
My husband and I rolled into town just a few short years ago, bought a house and started a business. Our first year was very rough, but Rod was an amazing mentor and friend.

Rod was always there for us. He referred folks our way daily. He put us in touch with many o...
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Dr.E. Mason
October 19, 2021
Our condolences & love to you Gloria and family. We started out as faithful customers of Rod's because if his integrity, but ended up as friends because of his love and trust in the Lord & his love for his country. May God bless you all & know that he is smiling down on... Continue Reading
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Eric Brattin
October 19, 2021
My name is Eric Brattin, Rod used to skateboard with my friends and I back in the 1980s. He influenced my skateboarding style by showing me how to combine surf style with skateboarding. Thank you Rod and Gid bless you
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Maggie Zuniga
October 18, 2021
Gloria and family,

My condolences on the passing of your loved one. Rod was an interesting young man who would answer a question with a complete story. He was so happy in his new gallery.

Rest in peace Rod Bates.

Maggie Zuniga
Port Isabel, Tc
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Marta Sandoval
October 18, 2021
My condolences to Rod Bates Family, May He RIP. Amen
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