NEWPORT – A memorial service for Bill Coates will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, April 23, at Crosby & Neal, 117 Main St., Newport, with Pastor Al H. Worden officiating. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery, Newport. Memorial donations may be made to Newport Memorial VFW Post No. 11191, 123 Main St., Newport, ME 04953, to help with establishing the Veterans’ Memorial Park. Those who wish may sign an online guest register and leave written tributes at www.CrosbyNeal.com.