Julie Pruitt Cates, 46, passed away on Feb. 6, 2021 following a brief illness. She was born on Nov. 6, 1974 to Ronald Pruitt and Linda (Dover) Pruitt of Galt. Julie was a military veteran who spent four years in the U.S. Navy.
Surviving Julie are her father Ronald Pruitt; sister Rosanne Moore; sons Aaron Gillis, Tyler Gillis, Evan Cates and Cody Cates; daughter Taryn Cates; and two grandchildren, Luke and Liam Gillis.
Preceding her in death was her mother Linda (Dover) Pruitt.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., on Friday, Feb. 19 at Collins Funeral Home, 123 N. School Street in Lodi.
A private burial will be held on a later date at the VA’s Sacramento National Cemetery in Dixon where she will be laid to rest with honors.