Arthur S. Tate departed this life on Sept 2, 2020; husband of Leathia "Patty" Tate; father of Leathia E. Cooper and Kimberly N. Cooper; grandfather of Khiry, Marc, Briaon, Wileysha, Wilbert, and Shamar; great grandfather of Bryant (BJ), Brielle; brother of Phyllis Miles and Joan Stevens; god father of Deaira Barnhart and Aniyah Anderson. He is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends including two devoted friends, Kenny and Justin.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond and Elizabeth Tate; his sisters, Gloria Stewart and Barbara Russell; and his brothers, Raymond and Kenny Tate.
Mr. Tate worked for the City of Wilmington for many years and retired from M and B Wastewater plant.
Mr. Tate enjoyed listening to jazz and was an avid photographer.
His Celebration of Life Service will be Monday, September 21, 2020, at Congo Legacy Center, 501 W. 28th Street, Wilmington, DE 19802, with viewing from 9:00-10:45 AM.
Burial will follow services at Silverbrook Cemetery, Lancaster Avenue & Dupont Road, Wilmington, DE 19805.
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