“Uncle” Bud Yates, Local business owner of Pikes Peak Tattoo, Steel City Tattoo, and president of the National Tattoo Association, passed away August 14, 2006 after a tragic motorcycle accident in Roswell, New Mexico while doing what he loved, riding his motorcycle. He will be missed immensly. In lieu of flowers the family has requested that donations be made to the “Uncle Bud Memorial Scholarship Fund” sent to the National Tattoo Association, 485 Business Park Lane, Allentown, PA 18109 or online at www.nationaltattooassociation.com