Michael R. Coats

Sept. 28, 1975 - May 7, 2024



     Monday, May 13, 2024
     2:00 - 5:00 P.M.

     Mark F. Rinker Funeral Home
     & Memorial Service, Inc.
     Bolivar, NY





Michael R. Coats
Loving Husband and Father

Michael R. Coats, 48, of 8041 County Road 5A, Bolivar, passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2024 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

Born on September 28, 1975, in Wellsville, he was a son of William Giles and Brenda Coats Bissell. On August 11, 2001 in Bolivar, he met April Mott who survives.

Michael was currently employed as a welder for API in Arcade.

He was a former member of the Richburg Volunteer Fire Department and a current member of the Allegheny River Valley Aquarium Society.

At home he enjoyed raising turkeys and emus on his hobby farm and was a freelance lumber jack. He also enjoyed reading and online gaming.

In addition to April, he leaves behind his mother and step father Brenda (Dean) Bissell of Allegany; a son, Gabriel Coats of Bolivar; 3 daughters, Guinevere Coats of Bolivar, Gemma Coats of Bolivar and Melysa Jackson of Alabama; two grandchildren, Abel and Millie Smith; his siblings, Stacy Lenze, Emily Heilman and several others.

He was predeceased by his father.

The family will receive friends at the Mark F. Rinker Funeral Home & Memorial Service, Inc., 554 South Main Street, Bolivar, on Monday, May 13, 2024 from 2-5 P.M.

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