Alan Curtis Bates was born March 17, 1945, and died on August 5, 2016.
He was an American osteopathic physician and a Democratic politician from the U.S. state of Oregon.
Bate was a member of the Oregon State Senate, representing the 3rd District since 2005.
Previously, Alan was a member of the Oregon House of Representatives from 2000 through 2004.
He had graduated with a bachelor degree from Central Washington University.
During 1977, Bates graduated from Kansas City University with a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree.
He died due to a myocardial infarction, while fly fishing with his son on the Rogue River.
Alan Bates passed away at 71 years old.